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Nextra6.will only go on 40min wash and only spin on slow spin. checked motor brushes and there fine. is it the circuit board

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I have a hoover optima 1400AAA, it began to give trouble with programs, 40 degrees washed at 80 degrees, would not spin or empty, etc, called in a hoover repair man who cost me 120euros to remove the program knob and spray the contacts with Servisol super 10 switch cleaning lubricant, apart from the fact that I am still furious, everyone who has a hoover washing machine should know this.

Posted on Jun 01, 2012


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SOURCE: am 120 hoover. does not spin or slow tumble.the

If you have not already done so, check the brushes in the motor, and replace if they are less than 3 or 4mm long.
If still no go, then I would suspect the control board/programmer as being the culprit.

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