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Chas, Home Appliance Technician
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I have a Whirlpool washer #LSN1000PQ2. It will not go into

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I have a Whirlpool washer #LSN1000PQ2. It will not go into high spin at end of wash. What is the cause of this?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 7 years ago.

ok that tells me you have a clutch that it slipping

Edited by Whrlp Master Tech on 10/1/2009 at 3:59 AM EST
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Yes. If I give it a start with my hand. But it is weak and the spin is not very fast. The cloths are still very wet when it stops.
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 7 years ago.
it will need to be replace ,which means ther gearcase /transmission ,will need to be pulled out in order to get to the clutch assembly
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
I have a appliance parts store near by. What parts will I need and are they costly?
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 7 years ago.
part number(NNN) NNN-NNNNsears shows it for less then $41.00
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Are these clutch parts external or will this involve taking apart the transmision?
Expert:  Chas replied 7 years ago.
You will need to remove the gearase and it is mounted on shaft of the gear case, here is a manual you can download on direct drive washer that will help you

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