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Tech Michael
Tech Michael, Home Appliance Technician
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Experience:  20+ years exp. repairing all types of home appliances, Computer repair
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I have a lg front loader model wm1815cs will tumble during

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I have a lg front loader model wm1815cs will tumble during wash cycles will not spin dry. failure code ue. load is not unbalanced. need to know what part to order. thank you
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tech Michael replied 5 years ago.
Hi, I would be happy to help you with this.
Have you tried running the machine empty ( no clothes)?
Also make sure the machine is level.
Thank you
Tech Michael
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

yes on both

 

Expert:  Tech Michael replied 5 years ago.
When the machine is running does it make any strange noises, squeeking banging or anything like that?
Thank you
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
no
Expert:  Tech Michael replied 5 years ago.


Hi, Does the machine try to spin on not at all.
Thanks
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
spins only on wash cycle, on spin cycle code comes up ue and no spin.
Expert:  Tech Michael replied 5 years ago.
Oh I see,

in that case the control board is the most likely problem.
What happens is sometimes the programable IC goes bad its on that board.
Unfortunaltly that component isnt sold seperatly.
So the control board, behind the controls is the problem.
Hope this helps.
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Customer: replied 5 years ago.

there is two control boards. the one directly behind the console or the one behind that one.

Expert:  Tech Michael replied 5 years ago.
Hi, it would be the larger of the two

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Keep in mind when you get the part you can still refer back to me at no additional cost to you and I will help til the machine is working properly.
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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
thanks again
Expert:  Tech Michael replied 5 years ago.
You are very welcome!