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Washing machine-window cleaning

This might be an odd post for this forum but I'm betting that someone who does autobody work might be able to help me.

I tried to clean the gunk off the window on my new washing machine with...
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Posted By mtksafety

Thanks again for the reply. I checked the timer...

Thanks again for the reply. I checked the timer and everything looks OK on it. All of the contacts click up and down and there are no burn marks anywhere on it.

I have to tell you I broke down...
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Tried that and it gets same result. It won't run...

Tried that and it gets same result. It won't run at all on the spin cycle but will run for a short time on the rinse cycle (when I say the spin cycle I mean the final spin. It does run on where it...
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Actually I did that awhile ago so I don't have to...

Actually I did that awhile ago so I don't have to put the washer front on. I have it jumpered out. More information, though. The motor does still work but only on the rinse cycle. It runs for...
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Actually all three motors (the old one and the...

Actually all three motors (the old one and the two new ones) were doing the same thing. Run for less than 10 seconds and then shut off. If I left them go the motor would start again in a couple of...
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Kenmore Washer Motor Keeps Overheating

I posted a message earlier on my washer problems and apparently have an entirely different problem than I thought I did before so I'm starting a new thread on it.

My Kenmore Heavy Duty direct...
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Posted By mtksafety

As further information, the new motor is louder...

As further information, the new motor is louder than the old one and the shaft is very hard to turn, especially at the same place each time as I turn it. The parts place is going to send me another...
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Kenmore Heavy Duty 80 Series Washer

I'm starting a new thread but this refers to a previous thread with the same title started on 10/29/06.

http://forum.doityourself.com/showthread.php?t=282819

I thought the problem was the...
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Posted By mtksafety

Good suggestion. I'll check that out. I...

Good suggestion. I'll check that out.

I don't think the motor really was that hot because it only ran for 15 or 20 seconds, though I didn't really feel it to see.

Thanks again. This was...
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Posted By mtksafety

I did. Looks like I can get one for about $125...

I did. Looks like I can get one for about $125 with shipping. Cheaper than a new washer.

Odd thing, though, I put it back together to make sure everything was still working OK before I order...
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Thanks for the reply. I did as you suggested and...

Thanks for the reply. I did as you suggested and the motor made the noise and shut off after a little while. Looks like it's the motor. I take it there's no repairing the motor? Just replace it?...
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Posted By mtksafety

As further information, I took the motor off and...

As further information, I took the motor off and the coupling is OK, though a little stretched, and the motor spins freely. It does seem like the tub and the agitator are pretty hard to turn, though.
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Posted By mtksafety

Kenmore Heavy Duty 80 Series Washer

This is a direct drive washer that is about 12 years old. It quit working today and what it does is it runs intermittently but the motor is much louder than normal. It will agitate, spin and pump...
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