Laundry center symptoms
Get expert tips on how to fix your laundry center when the washer won't drain, the dryer won't heat or the washer bangs loudly. Our symptoms and DIY troubleshooting tips guide you through the steps you need to fix any laundry center problem. Find and order parts for your laundry center using the search bar at the top of the page. Use our
laundry center repair guides to show you how to install replacement parts and get the appliances working again. Back to DIY laundry center help Symptoms common to all laundry centers
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Main causes: unbalanced load, broken suspension springs or shocks, worn snubber ring
Main causes: door not fully shut, bad door switch, faulty push-to-start switch, wiring failure, bad drive motor, blown fuse, control failure
Main causes: clogged drain system, blocked drain hose, bad drain pump
Main causes: broken lid switch or lid lock, faulty drive motor, drain system problem, broken drive system components
Main causes: control system failure, broken heating element, bad gas valve coils, gas supply failure, voltage supply problem, blown fuse
Main causes: broken dryer drive belt, weak drive motor, binding drum seals
Main causes: blocked exhaust vent, clogged lint screen, bad timer, moisture sensing problems, weak gas valve coils, bad heating element
Main causes: bad lid switch or lid lock, drive motor failure, broken motor coupler, bad timer, faulty electronic control board
Main causes: lack of water supply, failed lid switch or lid lock, bad water level pressure switch, control system failure, bad water valve
Repair guides common to all laundry centers
These step-by-step repair guides will help you safely fix what’s broken on your laundry center.
If the washer doesn't fill, spin or drain, the timer could be the problem.
If the washer tub bangs the cabinet during the spin cycle even though the load is balanced, you might need to replace the snubber ring in the base of the washer.
The dryer won’t start if the door switch is defective. Your can replace it in about 15 minutes.
Articles and videos common to all laundry centers
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