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Top loader stops and will not drain

Less than a year old top loader will stop and not drain. This is the second unit which has this problem. The other is about 2 years old. What is going on?

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Sounds like the lid switch. if you have a hole that the lid finger goes in stick a pencil in it and turn it to spin if it spins replace lid switch finger not making contact. if you dont have a hole then try to tighten the screws on the side of the lid.

Posted on Jun 24, 2008

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