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Washing machine electrical problem

My washing machine has stopped working. Looks like an electrical fault as i keep replacing fuses in the plug and they keep blowing! Any suggestions?

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Dear BIGTREV,
ngfam1 here for you!
I am happy to be of assistance!

STOP!! FIRE HAZARD!
IT IS DESIGNED TO BLOW FUSES AND OR THROW BREAKERS AS NOT TO ALLOW A FIRE TO HAPPEN!
THESE ARE SAFETY FEATURES OF THE 20TH CENTURY!

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