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Maytag MAH8700AWW front load washing maching throwing E3 code

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Maytag MAH8700AWW front load washing maching throwing E3 code with states "motor" issue in troubleshooting guide and call for service. Does this normally mean a replacement motor is in store or a wiring issue?

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its your hall sensor. its basicly the tachometer.

E3 error,
Machine control
is attempting to
drive the motor
but is not seeing
any tach
response. Y

ensor fault)



this is not the easiest thing to replace, I would definitely call for service on this part, in other words it's not the motor it's a sensor that sends a signal to the control board and senses the speed of the motor, hope this helps, thanks, Bryan
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