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Washer fills, then just hums for about two minuts and shuts down

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Hello
The hum sound is coming from the motor that is probably bad and needs replacement. Hope you understand...the washer fills with water which indicates that the control and the water inlet valve are both fine however, as after this you hear a hum sound it means that the motor is bad. Please get back to me if you have any other questions.
Kevin

Posted on Nov 09, 2010

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SOURCE: shutting down on rinse cycle

Hi this could means that you may need to replace the washing machine bearings. Once the bearings are bad, the motor overheats and it will automatically shut down after the first rinse.

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SOURCE: washer will not drain, just hums then shuts down

If you put it on wash - does it agitate?
If not - Most likely the coupling is failed.
Any way you look at it - you will need to empty as much water out as you can - because to replace the coupling - the pump must be disconnected.
CLICK HERE to see the coupling.
Another telltale sign of a failed coupling are black rubber bits, and plastic pieces under the washer when you tip it up.

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Posted on Oct 01, 2009

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SOURCE: washer won't agitate

It appears your Agitator/Agitator Dogs has failed in this instance.

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PartSelect has a great schematic database for locating the part on your unit and great "testimonials" for each part that often times includes HOW-TO information.
RepairClinic has pictures of each part they sell and also a great how-to and troubleshooting for basic repairs.


If your unit has never been serviced - there should still be an original service manual enclosed in plastic taped to the inside of the shell.
In the service manual are Error codes, maintenance procedures, and troubleshooting steps you can follow.


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Posted on Sep 16, 2010

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