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My GE washing machine stops agitating for quite sometime and then will restart sometimes on its own or when I lift the lid. It is a WBSE209oA0ww

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Ok thanks for reposting with the model number,

Now then my other question is; does it spin without pausing such as it pauses in the agitation mode??

If yes it does also pause in the spin mode i would suspect the lid switch as being the problem,but however you did not mention that it pauses in the spin i am going to assume it spins fine and thusly believe the problem with it pausing only in the wash mode is going to a problem with the main control board,sincein the past on that exact style washer the water level part of that control board would think it wasn't full of water and pause while it finally determined that the water level was correct and start again. By replacing the control board the washer should work fine and no longer pause in the wash mode.

The part number for that control board is WH12X10176 it could be purchased at your local appliance parts store or online at
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apdepot.com
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Posted on Oct 13, 2011

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