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Washer does not seem to change cycles. Fills and agitates fine, but does not seem to go further than the first cycle.Suspect timer issue.

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Good day,
If it fills and agitates and gets thru the first cycle, but won't pump out and spin, then it would be a bad lid switch. Check the following clip for more info.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fC8SY3cU1Yc

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