Kenmore 80 Series Washer will Not always spin.


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Old 10-14-13, 08:30 AM
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Kenmore 80 Series Washer will Not always spin.

My Kenmore 80 Series washer will not always spin, but I can hear the motor running. I could get it to spin when I opened and closed the lid a few times, so I bypassed the lid switch to allow it to spin with the lid open. However, I still have the same problem. I can get it to spin cycle to engage by moving the timer forward a few clicks or all the way around. I checked the motor coupler, its fine. I replaced the clutch inner ring assembly (I tried both spring sizes). Still the same problem. HELP?
 
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Old 10-14-13, 09:49 AM
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When the tub is done draining the timer will shut down the motor for a few seconds. When it restarts the machine will be in spin.

The tub is allowed 2-3 minutes to drain before the pause. If you don't get that pause the timer is defective. That pause is the same thing as opening the lid for a few seconds.
 
 

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