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I have an equator washer/dryer combo. It seems to have a few problems. The washer doesn't spin during the spin cycle, although it spins during the rest of the wash cycle. The pump is making a weird noise. Also, at the end of the cycle the washer doesn't stop. The motor is on, but again there is no spinning. I checked the hoses and there is nothing inside. The dryer spinns but it doesn't stop at the end of the cycle. In fact it stops spinning and i can hear the same noise that i hear at the end of the washer cycle -motor running. Do you think it is just the pump causing all these?

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I have one of these things, too, an EZ 3612 CEE. I've replaced the pump on mine, but I am in no way an appliance technician. However, your problem seems like an electronics problem to me and the service people I've spoke to about this machine have told me that the main circuit boards in these machines fail regularly. That has yet to happen to me. I would suggest calling the equator service number. You'll be connected to some technician in India, almost certainly. But my experience with these guys has been great. They have VERY patiently talked me through a couple of different diagnostic procedures and solved some problems. Don't have the phone # just now but you can google equator appliance and get it.

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