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How do you reset the washer?

So our washing machine stopped working a while ago, just the water wasnt coming through but the spin worked, it just hums, we paid a guy $80 to come and look at it and alls he had to do was reset the washer but pressing a button or something, well its now doing the same thing but I dont want to pay him to come and do it again and I forgot how, so does anyone know how to reset the machine? how do you reset a ge washer? mine is stuck on spin. thank you

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  • Anonymous Aug 15, 2008

    my washer will fill but won't aggitate will drain but not spin

  • Anonymous Aug 15, 2008

    will fill won't aggitate,drains won't spin

  • momorepp Feb 07, 2009

    my washer is doing the same thing what can i do?

  • chris Jan 10, 2012

    Sounds like the mixing valve is bad

  • chris Jan 10, 2012

    sounds like bad mixing vale

  • chris Jan 10, 2012

    Sounds like bad mixing





    valve

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I have a GE WBSR3000GWS Model and it stopped spinning at one point as well. My service guy came out and did the procedure below and reset it with in minutes.

How to Reset your GE Washer :
1. Turn the dial like your going to wash a load but do not pull the knob.

2. Unplug the washer from the wall and wait for 30 seconds.

3. Plug the washer back into the wall.

4. Lift the lid 5 times to at least 6 inches high. Open/Close within 15 secs.

5. Pause… You should here a click. If you do not, then repeat 1 – 5 again.

6. Insert a towel or garment into the washer and then pull knob to start the wash cycle.

7. Check the wash cycle to make sure the washer is agiating and spinning during its cycle.

GE Answer Center : 1-800-626-2000 opt 3 - for more information
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Posted on Jan 21, 2009

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    mdanny282823 Aug 20, 2012

    Yes this works make sure to put a towel in the tub for some reason it matters

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I just fixed my.It happened before an my son reset it by unplugin it for a while.when he pluged it in it worked.So when it stoped again do to my daughter in law overloading it I just unpluged it and plug in after a few hours and it worked.
Hope this helps

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Found this site to be very helpful. http://www.appliance-repair-it.com/GE-washer-repair.html

Posted on Sep 12, 2009

Unplug for 30 seconds, lift then close lid 5 times within 10 seconds. I paid a guy 50 to come do this when my ge top load wouldnt spin..

Posted on Aug 08, 2008

  • cindyformico Aug 15, 2011

    How do you reset a front load washer? Mine doesn't spin or drain. We unplugged it overnight, we plugged it in this morning but it still doesn't work.

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SOURCE: How do you reset the washer?

Click on your brand name (below FIXYA) on this website, type in your model number & search. You will get a shortlist; click on your model,below the page u will get Manual/Guides. Click on the blue, you have your manual on line. You may get something there on re-setting.
And dont forget to rate me on this great site. First try "end of cycle" for 5 seconds

Posted on Jan 21, 2008

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SOURCE: How do you reset the washer?

not really a reset button on these machines, water not coming into machine??? but its spinning?? when water attemps ot come in you hear it humming??? sounds like your water supply is turned off, silly question but did some on return off the water supply??

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