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Offline mscindy68

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will not spin
« on: August 23, 2009, 11:06:14 AM »
this washer has been sitting unused for several months. Now when I hooked it up, she runs through the cycles, fills, agitates, pumps out water, but will not spin. The motor coupler is good. I do not see any oil (but it could have dried up? ) I have the manual open. Looking for advice. Could it just be locked up? High humidity could have rusted the clutch? Any help would be great! Thanks

Model 110.23022100

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Re: will not spin
« Reply #1 on: August 23, 2009, 12:43:47 PM »
Looked at the manual again about servicing the clutch,it shows how to remove agitator. but  I can't get it off. There is no 7/16 bolt to remove? And am I headed in the right direction?

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Re: will not spin
« Reply #2 on: August 23, 2009, 03:06:58 PM »
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No need to remove the agitator just yet. How about that lid switch?
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Re: will not spin
« Reply #3 on: August 23, 2009, 04:10:56 PM »
I jumpered the lid switch. I also removed the pump and motor, as you described, to make sure the coupler was in good shape.

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Re: will not spin
« Reply #4 on: August 23, 2009, 05:12:07 PM »
well what did you find out?
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Re: will not spin
« Reply #5 on: August 23, 2009, 05:23:25 PM »
The coupler is good. It looks just like the pictures of a good one. I reinstalled, and turned it back on. It still does not spin. The motor turns the housing, but not the tub.

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Re: will not spin
« Reply #6 on: August 23, 2009, 05:26:59 PM »
does it wash?
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Re: will not spin
« Reply #7 on: August 23, 2009, 05:43:13 PM »
It does agitate. I do not know if it will agitate with anything in the machine, but it does goe thru the wash cycle.

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Re: will not spin
« Reply #8 on: August 23, 2009, 08:44:00 PM »
I read a few more posts,  and looked again.  I see that the clutch drum spins during the spin cycle. the brake does not seem to move.

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Re: will not spin
« Reply #9 on: August 23, 2009, 08:49:22 PM »
look real close on the timer for a small askerisk. Put the pointer there and the washer will agitate without water in the tub for test purposes.
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