Author Topic: Kenmore 70 Series Washer is not Spinning  (Read 3633 times)

Offline Ciaranra

  • VIP Member
  • Member Since: Jun 2011
  • Posts: 1
Kenmore 70 Series Washer is not Spinning
« on: June 24, 2011, 06:16:23 AM »
Hi, my Kenmore 70 series washer (110.22702100) is not spinning; however, it is draining. When it is on the spin cycle if I open the lid, hold down the lid switch, and give the basket a little spin myself it starts spinning on its own. It does not appear to spin as fast as it should, though. I have tried this with a light load.

Offline JWWebster

  • Technician
  • Member Since: Jan 2008
  • Posts: 8781
  • Country: us
  • SublimeMasterJW
    • Buy me a beer through paypal
    • JW's Sublime Appliance Advice
Re: Kenmore 70 Series Washer is not Spinning
« Reply #1 on: June 24, 2011, 10:20:59 AM »
That sounds to me like yall need to install a new clutch however when you remove the case and you see this: Click on first photo; If oil is on the inside of the case then a simple seal replacement will be all that is needed. Jumpy recommends you clean the clutch with brake cleaner after repairing that seal. To replace the seal remove the cover and pop out the old one. Put a little oil on the seal and tap it back into the tranny cover with a hammer using a wood block to keep from harming the seal.


WHIRLPOOL Clutch Assembly, part number: AP3094537




May the hinges of our friendship
        never grow rusty.

About the icons: The beer is tip link, if a tech saves ya some money buy em a 6 pack. The small green square=personal message. The green dot is a link to my web page on appliance repair and other general BS I love to post. The letter sends me email.
I love fan letters! LOL

 

kenmore 70 series washer not spinning

Started by snault80

Replies: 5
Views: 14111
Last post December 08, 2008, 05:50:35 PM
by Repair-man
Kenmore 70 series Washer not spinning

Started by jawilson

Replies: 6
Views: 1680
Last post June 28, 2014, 10:38:05 AM
by jawilson
Kenmore 80 Series Washer

Started by shawnrconnelly

Replies: 5
Views: 6007
Last post October 25, 2007, 09:46:52 AM
by Pegi
KENMORE WASHER 60 series

Started by amnesty

Replies: 7
Views: 13986
Last post March 06, 2008, 02:48:23 PM
by JWWebster
kenmore 80 series washer

Started by buddyray

Replies: 2
Views: 6618
Last post April 19, 2008, 06:01:05 PM
by RegUS_PatOff
Kenmore Washer Not Spinning Properly

Started by TechnicianBrian

Replies: 0
Views: 3297
Last post April 23, 2008, 10:10:20 PM
by TechnicianBrian