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Won't spin Everything else works great on this machine, but it won't spin in the spin cycle. What do I need to do? I already replaced the drain pump, so that is all working fine. Model # is MAH4000AWW. neptune mah-1 washer . door won't lock so it won't go into the spin cycle..repairman replaced the circuit board ( 320.00 ) it worked for 3 0r 4 loads then the same thing...he put another circuitboard in...(warranty) and the same thing happened. now i can't get him back out to look into it farther....either defective boards or something causing it to short out the board

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  • buckyoh Jun 12, 2008

    thanks micbeth1981 !!! i suggested this to the service man aand you were right on the money !!!

  • speedyNajera Jul 28, 2008

    Our Maytag Neptune MAH4000AWW works fine, too, until the final spin cycle. At the end of the wash, the motor doesn't seem to spin fast enough to pull the excess water out of the clothes. When this last cycle is finished, there is still a little water at the bottom with the clothes. I have already replaced the water pump, and still have the problem.

  • debbielynne Jul 29, 2008

    I have the exact same problem as
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    Comment by speedyNajera, posted on Jul 28, 2008
    Our Maytag Neptune MAH4000AWW works fine, too, until the final spin cycle. At the end of the wash, the motor doesn't seem to spin fast enough to pull the excess water out of the clothes. When this last cycle is finished, there is still a little water at the bottom with the clothes.

    Last time I had this problem I googled and was told to use a wet vac and I cleaned all the hoses with it and it worked fine for about 3-4 months. I have a family of six so it gets a work out. I did the samething as last but it does not do the fast spin dry to get the water out.

  • bryton Jul 31, 2008

    We have a Magtag Neptune stackable. I don't know if that is the number. Our machine will not go into the spin cycle. We have changed the motor board and the wax motor and it still won't work. Any other suggestions? Lin Waddington

  • kimdragotta Sep 16, 2008

    Same thing, my machine is not holding water at the bottom but the clothes are still really wet. I took the hoses off and cleaned them and the pump which seems to be working. I saw on another web site that some people have replaced their 40 W with 80 W pump but don't know how to tell if my pump needs replacing. Any ideas?

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You need to replace the wax motor door latch as i have read all of them have to be updated due to defect,if you need more info let me know-mike

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  • MIKE major Jun 12, 2008

    good job,please leave me good feedback on fixya-mike

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