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LE on LG washing machine

Same problem, just happened today..have had the washing machine for 3 years, never happened before...how do we fix it???

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  • Anonymous Jul 23, 2008

    I have not had a problem with my washer and we have had it for 3 years. I had a LE signal come up and the washer won't spin, it makes noises and will let water in, but no spinning. I took all the laundry out and tried it again, it started to spin on delicates once, but wouldn't continue.

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More than likely, the motor sensor has failed and needs to be replaced.  You will need to purchase the motor sensor from LG.  
To replace the motor sensor, remove the 4 screws in the back panel to gain access to the motor.  Using a 17mm socket, remove the center bolt holding the rotor.  Remove the rotor.  Using a 10mm socket, remove the 6 bolts holding the stator assembly.  Holding onto the stator, allow the stator to come down and you will see the sensor located on the bottom of the stator.  Replace it and you should be good to go.
If this is too complicated, call a qualified LG technician.

Posted on Jul 23, 2008

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