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Lid switch in spin cycle with lid down tries to spin then stops,if i lift the lid and hold down the switch if will then spin out and finish the cycle,do you think my problem is the lid switch?thanks,marty.

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SOURCE: washer will not spin

Could be a bad clutch or transmission. I would either call a tech or get a new washer (these newer GE models don't seem to be very reliable, go for a Whirlpool/Kenmore model next time). Here are breakdown diagrams for your washer: http://www.appliancepartspros.com/partsearch/model.aspx?model_id=230151 Hope this helps, APP Tech

Posted on Aug 08, 2006

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SOURCE: washer continues to work even if water is not filled to top and even if i try to stop continues to spin

A defective pressure switch can interfere with the cycles that depend upon the switch to indicate when water has filled or emptied from the tub. It can also result in underfilling or overfilling of the tub. The switch routes current from the timer control to the temperature switch and the water inlet valve when the tub needs to be filled. Once full, the pressure switch cuts the current and reroutes it to the motor on the timer control to continue the cycle.

Posted on Dec 22, 2007

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SOURCE: The basket doesn't spin. I can hear water draining

you have a bad coupling.....This a a plastic and rubber part that connects the motor to the transmission.  A $20 part.

Posted on Apr 01, 2009

Fgkamin

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SOURCE: will not go in to spin cycle

Remove agitator (it will pop off when pried) then you will find your answer. Mine was a broken tub collar to shaft.

Posted on Aug 18, 2009

Anonymous

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SOURCE: spin cycle starts, speeds up, then stops spinning

This fault often occurs when something (like a small coin or a paper tissue) has blocked the drain pump!
The only way to fix this would be to get a service engineer to remove the pump and check for a blockage, unless of course you are an experienced electrician or technician and don't mind doing it yourself.

Posted on Nov 18, 2009

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