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Lid does not lock and machine stays on sensing. Takes water but no agitations

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SOURCE: washer won't run through a complete cycle-stops at 29 minutes

There is a service manual behind the control panel it will show you how to test the door locks. If might have a bad lock solenoid.

Posted on Aug 18, 2008

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SOURCE: lid lock stays on and constant beep on excellence washing machine

i have the problem when i turn power on 2 green wash cycle lights plus the red lid lock stay on with constant beeping every second then when i push the start button the 2 green lights go out and the red lid lock light stays on but no beeps please help

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SOURCE: My simpson ezi sensor wont agitate

hi just read your posting.Does the machine spin and drain?Please reply with answer and I can help you further.

Posted on Jul 14, 2012

SOURCE: I have a whirlpool washing

I have a Whirlpool model WTW4950XW0. Once i push the start button.
The lid locks, sensing lite on, machine goes through its cycle, than lid unlocks
monents later.What wrong. I was doing laundry and notice the machine making some noise on the spin cycle. I push the pause button and remove some clothes.
thats when the sensing lite keeps blinking.
thanks
Rich

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SOURCE: amana washer stuck on sensing

What is the model number of the unit?

Posted on Nov 25, 2012

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