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Runs full wash cycle, but there it is still full of water and suds

I run a full cycle and the washer is still full of water and suds. When I manually turn the knob to spin, the washer empties. How do I fix it? The washer is 6 years old and I use it almost every day. Thanks. Amy

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  • MichiganGirl Jan 14, 2008

    I am using Tide liquid detergent. 1/2 cup per load. I have a water softner. I do not receive any error codes. Machine is a Maytag Atlantis - large capacity.

  • robert samples May 11, 2010

    what kind of detergent are you using and are you getting error codes

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Amy, there was a service flash for the lid switch on this model. The contacts inside the switch were sporatic which caused; stopping in mid cycle, wet clothes and no drain. You would have to put it in spin and have someone jiggle the wires to the lid switch to verify that this is the problem and not a timer problem. I really think it's a lid switch problem. Your part number for the new, non adjustable switch is 12001908.

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