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I have a Whirlpool washer. It will fill and run through the first cycle and then stop... What would cause this?

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I would pretty much guess it's a faulty heating element. After the machine stops after filling with water and running a while to get the clothes wetit stops to heat the water. Listen carefully to hear the water heating up, it sound simular to an electric kettle. If this does not happen the program is unable to advance.

Posted on Apr 06, 2011

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SOURCE: whirlpool ultimate care II stops during cycle

THe most likely cause for this is either the lid switch or the timer itself sticking.

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your washers drain hose is too far down the drain pipe which is causing a siphoning action pull the washers drain hose out pipe some you should be able to hear water dropping into the pipe the reason it only happens in the rinse cycle is because the water from wash is being drained and before the water vacuum is broken the rinse water comes in causing it to keep draining

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SOURCE: WHirlpool Waser model LSR8133HQ0 - tries to fill for rinse cycle

hellow my name is joyce and It sounds like you have a issue with your cut off valve that controls the water flow to your machine in between cycles, this is controled by your timer switch you may want to call technichian to repair. sounds like the only problem you have with the timer is on the rinse cycle not the wash cycle, but it defently needs to be fixed. if I can help you find a repair person please let me know.

thanks you and let me know if I can further assist you.
joyce

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SOURCE: whirlpool commercial washer stopped running mid

If the timer and lid switches are funtional and the machine is filling and shutting off correctly that only leaves the motor. Have the motor tested or replace it. Even though the timer is running it is possible that it is still at fault. If you have access to another timer try switching them to make sure it isn't the timer. This does sound like a faulty motor and I would start with that assumption.

Posted on Oct 30, 2009

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