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When the load is in the spin cycle it alarms out when it reaches the higher rpm's. It stops spinning and the rinse light begins blinking and the machine beeps. We reset the machine over and over and eventually it finishes out the cycle or we have to place the clothes in the dryer partially wet. Help!!

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Hi, flashing rinse light is a drive fault. No motor action. If it's an earlier model it would be the motor brushes. Later model will be the electronic which controls the motor.
So you have to check if it is the motor brush or the electronic which controls the motor and change it. But i feel it is using the motor brush...

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