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Washer won't start to agitate or drain the water

Whirlpool Gold Washer Mod# GSX9885JQ0

My washer fills the water but fails to agitate right from the start and till the end. You can see though how it goes through the cycles on the control board like it washing.

What common problem might causing the washer break down like that?

Thank you in advance,
Rich

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  • pdhickey Nov 09, 2008

    I have the exact same problem. All the wires look okay, connected where they should be and nothing is loose. Its making a "clicking" sound, low, at the back. I have it completely taken apart and can see everything.

  • 2000SVT Mar 06, 2009

    Machine will stop at various points during the wash cycle and won't restart. The timer will continue to run, but the washer won't agitate. Sometimes if you tap on the panel it will continue.

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This could be caused by a bad motor. 

  • but i would first check the wire harness that goes to the motor and make sure it has not worked loose. 
  • you should be able to see it from under the machine.


  • if you already checked this and think it is a different problem then let me know, i will help you figure it out. 
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