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Will not drain water sipn cycle does not work

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This sounds as if you have a whirlpool/kenmore washing machine. If the machine is going through the cycles and then completlyl shutting off at the spin/drain cycle the first thing to check will be the lid switch. This is located either under the lid on the opposite side of the hinges, or under the control heading. Most of the time you can see if its physically broke if its under the lid, but if it looks intact get a small screwdriver and press down on it to see if you get a clicking noise. If the switch isnot there than it will be under the control heading. Slowly lower and close the lid to see if you hear a clicking noise to see if the switch is actuating. If you can't hear this noise, that means the switch isn't making contact telling the machine to go to the next cycle. Now, if the machine is getting to that cycle and is trying to drain/spin, and you can hear the motor runnin, something may e jammed in the pump. This is not a common occurance. If you specify which brand you have I could help a little more. Good luck.

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if yes do the same maybe it will help you.
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