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My washer started giving problems a few weeks ago not cutting off automatically after the final spin cycle.Presently it is not going into the final spin cycle. Within the last 2 months I changed 2 lid switches.

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  • wahkai44 Apr 10, 2011

    Hi Daniel,
    I took out the pump assembly today and it was clean. So I reinstalled the pump and tried the spin cycle again. When the machine is running on this cycle I am hearing a clicking sound which indicates to me that the spin cycle is trying to engage. Should the lid lock engage on the spin cycle? Because I noticed the lid lock is also not engaging. Your quick response will be appreciated.
    Winston

  • wahkai44 Apr 10, 2011

    The connection to the lid lock switch seems to be OK since when the lid is open the machine stops. The timer connection also seems to be OK

  • wahkai44 Apr 11, 2011

    Where is the timer motor located on the machine. How can I remove the timer knob. Is it a screw type knob or one that can just be pulled out?

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Hi
You'll have to check the drain pump assembly located inside the bottom front panel of the unit. Take it out and clean it completely to solve the issue. Hope this helps...please post back for further assistance.
Daniel

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    Daniel Scott Apr 10, 2011

    Please check the connection on the lid lock switch. Make
    sure it is not open circuit. If lid lock switch seems to be fine then check the
    connections to the timer on your washer.



    Please check the connection on the lid lock switch. Make sure it is not open circuit. If lid lock switch seems to be fine then check the connections to the timer on your washer.


  • Daniel Scott
    Daniel Scott Apr 11, 2011

    If the connections are fine and you hear the click from the control then it is the timer motor that is bad and should be replaced

  • Daniel Scott
    Daniel Scott Apr 11, 2011

    Please check this video, it will help you, its an example though:




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