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Author Topic: The nortorious broken wire on MVWC450XW2 WASHER  (Read 2135 times)

Offline gregaguilar

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The nortorious broken wire on MVWC450XW2 WASHER
« on: July 13, 2013, 09:19:27 AM »

i thought i would let you all know that I have gotten across this problem with a no spin  the spin green led on and the lid switch led red flashing I put machine in diagnostic to check error codesm and none came up so I checked continuity between the two wires coming from capacitor to motor and the red wire as before is broken right under the factory tie down I think they tightend this tie down to tight and both times has broken red wire on the inside belive me it took me a lot of hours trying to find this problem hopfully will help someone out there thanks gus and gals

Offline fairbank56

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Re: The nortorious broken wire on MVWC450XW2 WASHER
« Reply #1 on: July 13, 2013, 10:39:36 AM »

  Thanks for reporting. This is a known problem and is noted in a Whirlpool technical service pointer. These washers are such junk!


Offline nolazach

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Re: The nortorious broken wire on MVWC450XW2 WASHER
« Reply #2 on: December 09, 2013, 09:14:13 PM »
what are some other tips for this machine?

diagnostic mode?



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