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Machine fills, agitates partially & very slowly for a few cycles, does not Spin, empties water and stops.

I have a Whirlpool front-loading M/c which has recently developed the problem... Machine fills, agitates very slowly for a few cycles then stops at the end of the program when loaded moderately with clothes. But this does not happen when the machine is not loaded with clothes and run only on water and the program cycle is normal. Suresh.

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Sounds like the motor brushes need renewing.

Posted on Jun 02, 2007

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