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Washer doesn't reliably spin dry clothes

Our washer seems to work fine up to the point when it is supposed to spin dry our laundry. It seems lately that we have to run the washer at least 2 or 3 times through the spin cycle before it actually does what it's supposed to, and the problem seems to be getting worse. I'm guessing that the rotary selector switch may be at fault, but I would appreciate it if anyone can give me a definitive cause / fix to solve our problem since the machine seems to work fine otherwise. Thanks for your help...

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  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    Washer works fine otherwise.

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More than likely your carbon brushes which are situated in your motor locatable by a single wire on each side of your motor going into a plastic casing that holds the carbon if it doesnt have carbon brushes than it will have a module which is about 4in in length and is a circuit board this will need replacing which in some cases is not cheap at all

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