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My Westinghouse LT955S is not completeing the spin cycle at

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My Westinghouse LT955S is not completeing the spin cycle at the end of a wash?

The led behind the spin button is red?

Many thanks
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  gst85 replied 6 years ago.

gst85 :

hi there

JACUSTOMER-350wdgbt- :

Hi, I hope you can help?

gst85 :

i will try ,ok so it is not draining the water correct??

JACUSTOMER-350wdgbt- :

it is draining the water but not spinning the clothes are still soaked when the cycle stops.

gst85 :

ok just a few minutes please

JACUSTOMER-350wdgbt- :

cool

gst85 :

and is it washing fine?

JACUSTOMER-350wdgbt- :

no, not to its usual service

gst85 :

is it a top loader or front?

JACUSTOMER-350wdgbt- :

top loader

gst85 :

ok it may be that the belt has gone bad or the actual transmission

JACUSTOMER-350wdgbt- :

how can i tell?

gst85 :

what you can do is remove the front panel and set it on spun to see how fast it spins or to see if the belt it busted or worn out

gst85 :

would a diagram help you?

JACUSTOMER-350wdgbt- :

yes please

gst85 :

okay ure,go to www.sears parts direct.com

gst85 :

pressing accept pays me

gst85 :

thank you and good luckl

gst85 :

do you have anymore questions for me

JACUSTOMER-350wdgbt- :

well i am still none the wiser as to why the machine is not spinning?

gst85 :

it can be the belt that is bad you would have to test

gst85 :

it

gst85 :

do you feel okay checking it on your own

JACUSTOMER-350wdgbt- :

I can not take the front cover of the machine off it is all one sheet of metal!

gst85 :

there are two clips in between the top and front cover ,you will need tools

gst85 :

take a look at the diagramm

gst85 :

it will get you further

JACUSTOMER-350wdgbt- :

I can not find any diagram on the site that you have recommended!

gst85 :

that would be the site to go to

JACUSTOMER-350wdgbt- :

they do not have the model that I have?

gst85 :

would you consider calling for service