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My Zanussi Advantage 106 loads water and soap normally then does a few rotations and empties, and stops, takes about 5 minutes, normally about 2 hours, please can you help? Brian

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You will need to replace the timer in the machine. This is a common fault with this machine.

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http://laundry.manualsonline.com/manuals/mfg/zanussi/zwd_1270_w_zwd_1270_s_zwd_1470_w.html
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