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Author Topic: Washer Won't spin, Door Lock not lit  (Read 3679 times)

Offline Juneau

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Washer Won't spin, Door Lock not lit
« on: October 28, 2009, 10:38:33 PM »

I think this is probably one of those easier questions...probably even answered in somone elses post but darn if I can't find it, so I'll ask it myself.

I have a Maytag neptune MAH4000AWW Serial No. 50312509YD. A couple years ago I had the problem that the washer would not spin out. However, at that time the door lock would light up. I did the trouble shooting and found it was the motor and motor control board. I replaced these and it has worked great until tonight.

The washer now won't spin again, but now the door lock light won't light up. Note: the washer will fill washer, rinse...just not spin. I'm assuming it's my wax motor, but I'm curious if I also need to replace the control panel as well or just the wax motor.

Or does this sound like a totally different problem.

thanks for the help! We just brought our new born daughter home from the hospital and really need the washer fixed ASAP.

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Re: Washer Won't spin, Door Lock not lit
« Reply #1 on: October 28, 2009, 10:50:03 PM »
sounds like the same problem r11 and Q9on the control  and wax motor on the door lock..
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Re: Washer Won't spin, Door Lock not lit
« Reply #2 on: October 28, 2009, 10:58:16 PM »
sounds like the same problem r11 and Q9on the control  and wax motor on the door lock..

That is not the same problem they had last time, but it is what I would check first.

Unplug the washer. Remove the three philips screws from the top of the control counsel.

Open up the control counsel and take a real close look at the control board. See if the R11 resistor is burnt up.



Let us know what you find.

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Re: Washer Won't spin, Door Lock not lit
« Reply #3 on: October 28, 2009, 11:11:16 PM »
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