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Offline batgrl87

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maytag spin problem
« on: February 03, 2011, 02:14:09 PM »
 ??? It wont agitate or enter spin cycle. No smell but there is a slight noise but its not loud. Any suggestions?

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Re: maytag spin problem
« Reply #1 on: February 03, 2011, 05:03:33 PM »
Something such as a thong may be trapped in the pump...the motor can't turn. I recommend taking off the lower panel and removing the pump hoses for a look. You may have to siphon out the water first to avoid a flood. If the belt won't turn, the motor can't run.
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Re: maytag spin problem
« Reply #2 on: February 03, 2011, 05:20:09 PM »
Might just be a bad belt. Amana style washer service manual
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