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Motor makes a growning noise when in spin cycle like a starting compasitor not letting it go in high speed

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This is the direct drive system that has failed. This is most likely a bad Stator/or Hall sensor. Depending on when you purchased the machine, you may have a seven or ten year warranty on the direct drive system. The stator will be covered, and needs replacement.

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