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Washing Machine making an electrical humming sound.

I have a Maytag washing machine Model# PAVT910AWW which I purchased two and a half years ago. Recently it has been Humming,after the initial fill when it's supposed to agitate, instead it starts to hum. I will play with the timer meaning pushing it in to stop and pulling it out to start, finally after doing this several times the washing machine will start to work until it gets to the spin cycle and then the same thing all over again. I have to repeat the pushing and pulling of the timer until finally it has gone through all of the cycles and has completed washing the laundry. I am afraid I am going to damage something else by doing this repetitively. what in your opinion has to be replaced or repaired? I intend to do this myself if possible. Please let me know what you think may be the problem.

Gary.D.
Barrie, Ontario, Canada

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  • Anonymous Jan 06, 2009

    I am experiencing the identical problem, I continually open the lid then drop it down till the machine kicks in, this seems to be a common problem which Maytag should have an answer for

  • shawver21 Jan 14, 2009

    I have the same problem, and I ordered and put on a new $65 timer but that did not fix the problem.







  • David023 Feb 03, 2009

    Exactly!!! If its not the timer, what could it be?



  • Anonymous May 13, 2009

    i ave the sme humming sound

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The problem might be the "start capacitor". Check this out: Troubleshoot Start Capacitor

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I have the same problem!

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Sounds like a defective part! No way for you to know or fix it your self.
You will need service at this time!


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Neil

Posted on Aug 24, 2008

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