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Creda machine won't agitate with clothes in it

This is a very simple creda machine, about 17 years old. It has a problem that is driving me crazy. Essentially, it won't agitate the clothes. It will fill with water (but only about 1/5 or 1/4 of the drum fills), and will spin properly at the end of the wash cycle, with or without clothes in it. IF there are NO CLOTHES but only water, it agitates correctly. But if there ARE clothes, it moves back and forth just barely. There appears to be no problem with the belt. If the motor is defective, why would it spin fully at the end of the cycle, even with clothes in it? Why would it agitate with only water in it, but not clothes AND water? Thanks in advance.

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Your load is prob to heavy for the older washer. it just doesnt have the power to handle it no more. time to replace it, sorry.

Posted on Jul 30, 2007

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