Author Topic: Whirlpool direct-drive washer will not spin, then will if turned by hand slightl  (Read 2599 times)

Offline alaball

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 The machine washes well but when it comes to spin cycle, it will not spin. You can open the lid, turn the tub by hand slightly, redial to spin and it works great. Checked coupler, is OK. Any Ideas?

Model Number: LSQ9110PW3 icon

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Yep, you just described a classic clutch failure symptom. Got a few pointers HERE.
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Offline alaball

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Much thanks for the info. Replaced clutch, washer's happy, Momma's happy and I'm out of the doghouse. Thanks a lot!!!

 

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