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The washer fills with water but does not engage the agitator for the wash cycle. The machine is dormant through the entire wash cycle. After the timer passes the wash cycle it agitates properly through the rinse cycle, drains and spins as normal. I replaced the lid switch. Nothing changed. What is the problem?

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Thanks for using FixYa. From what you have described the issue is with the timer going bad and needs to be replaced, as its drains and spins fine so I don't think the issue is with any other part in the washer. Please accept the solution if the issue is resolved or post a comment for further assistance.

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Rylee

Posted on Oct 09, 2010

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