Why is my Amana washer not spinning?

Why is my Amana washer not spinning?

Common solutions for: Amana Washer won’t spin or agitate. Inspect the drive belt to determine if it is broken or if it is loose on the pulleys. If the drive belt is broken or loose, replace it. If the washer is overloaded, the motor coupling will fail in order to protect both the motor and transmission.

How do you reset a Amana washing machine?

How do you reset Amana washing machine?Unplug the washer for 1 minute from the electrical outlet.Plug the washer back in and lift and lower the lid 6 times within a 12 second period. You have 30 seconds to start lifting and lowering the lid.The motor has now been reset and is ready for you to start a cycle.

How do I bypass the lid lock switch on an Amana washer?

How to Bypass a Washing Machine Lid LockTurn off the washer and unplug the appliance. Locate the retaining tabs and/or screws that hold the top horizontal panel down. Look for the lid lock switch on the underside of the top panel and where it fits into the appliance. Put the lid back down and plug the washing machine back into the electrical outlet.

Can you bypass the lid lock on a Maytag washer?

There is not anyway to bypass the lid switch on this model. the reason is the machine control is set up to do a child lock routine before it starts the cycle the washer will lock the lid then move the motor or spray water. Then will unlock and lock again before it starts the cycle.

Why does my washer not spin all the water out?

If your washer will not spin out all water and clothes are still wet, the drain pump might be clogged with debris or possibly faulty. There could be a foreign object that is stuck in the pump and inside the drain hose. Check these areas and remove anything that may be clogging the draining system on your washer.

Where is the lid switch on a washer?

This is the lid switch. It’s usually found just under the washer’s top, where it can be activated by a small rod on the washer lid, which pushes the switch when the lid is down.