Why is my Maytag washer off balance?

Why is my Maytag washer off balance?

Laundry caught below the tub or between the agitator and the inner tub can cause the washer to operate off balance with every load. The problem can be anything: a penny that worked its way out of a pocket, a button that fell off a shirt or a wayward sock or other article of clothing.

How do I balance my Maytag top load washer?

How to Balance a Maytag Washing MachineLift the front of the Maytag washer and place a piece of wood under the front lip of the washer. Loosen the securing nuts on both front legs with an adjustable wrench. Turn each leg clockwise until the top of the base is 1 inch from the bottom of the securing nut.

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Why won’t my washer start on any cycle?

In some top load washers, if the lid switch is bad, the washer will not fill with water. The lid switch is under the lid. If your washer will not start, be sure the switch is being pressed. If the lid switch is being pressed but no power is being supplied to the washers motor, then the switch is most likely bad.

Is there a fuse inside a washing machine?

Washing machines have fuses that protect them from power surges. Washing machines require lots of power to run. The other fuse sits in the lid switch on some machines; if the washer overheats or there is a power surge, the washer will not run again until the fuse in the switch is replaced.