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My son put in a full load, water started to fill up and then everything stopped. I then removed his load, manually scooped out all the water, opened the top panel, located the fuse which vaguely showed 1A 250V (not clear at all), removed and replaced it with a new one, but when I plugged in the power cord, nothing happened. Checked the new fuse and found out that it's blown off again. it seems like something shorted, but what can it be???? (motor??, switches???) Any suggestion? Thanks in advance for your kind help.

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There could be short in the motor or the control as the  water may have short  it please get it check ........Please mention the model number and make....

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There is some short circuit inside the board which might have caused to blow the fuse ..... better check the entire board with proper technican

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See here: http://www.applianceaid.com/mayfuse-switch.html

There seems to be a common problem with Maytag washers where the lid switch becomes faulty and continues to blow fuses. You should get the lid switch kit for your washer and replace it. If you provide the model number of your machine I can help you find a source for the part.

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If the control panel fuse keeps blowing then you need to replace the panel.

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The power supply is not perfect 100% definitely

Posted on Jun 13, 2008

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    rate the solution as fixya.

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    if the wet board is not perfectly dried every thing will get short.call the proper technician and get it repaired now .the problem is simple. it will hardly cost u any dollars. good luck.

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Bad fuse? Ensure that the right fuse was replaced.

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