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Offline AUFTY

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LG won't spin
« on: July 28, 2013, 01:52:22 PM »

have a LG Model wm2016cm  giving a drain malfunction code.  I have done a self test  the washer will not spin in high or low speed.
the drain and filter are clean.  any ideas  on what to check. I was thinking  about the stator?

Offline wildimaginations

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Re: LG won't spin
« Reply #1 on: July 28, 2013, 08:33:45 PM »
If the drain pump is malfunctioning, it's probably the drain pump.  Why would you think of the stator?
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Re: LG won't spin
« Reply #2 on: July 29, 2013, 09:25:17 AM »
If the pump is not working will the washer not go into the spin cycle?

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Re: LG won't spin
« Reply #3 on: July 29, 2013, 09:48:50 AM »
If the machine detects water in the tub, it will not go into spin.  Fix the drain pump problem first.
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Re: LG won't spin
« Reply #4 on: July 29, 2013, 10:14:29 AM »
Thanks for the help