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My washing machine will fill but it will not agitate or spin. It makes a looud humming noise like it is trying to work. It is a Kenmore 70 series Model # 20702

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Possible that the motor is faulty or is stuck and makes the noise. it will be good to remove and check the motor after disconnecting the power cord. Also it is possible that the CAPACITOR is faulty and so the motor HUMS. Please check this out.
Please check if the belt or the drive is struck and so the motor is jammed.

Posted on Mar 28, 2011

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