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My Maytag Centennial washes the clothes, but when it reaches

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My Maytag Centennial washes the clothes, but when it reaches the rinse cycle, the water doesn't fill. It seems to be draining out. Sometimes it works, sometimes not????!!!
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  gst85 replied 5 years ago.

gst85 :

hi

gst85 :

may i get the full model number please?

JACUSTOMER-9353f4m5- :

mvwc300vw0

gst85 :

great thanks.so instead of the machine filling the tub to finish the cycle.it will just go directly into spin/drain .is that correct?

JACUSTOMER-9353f4m5- :

yes!

gst85 :

ok just a few minutes please while i look into this problem for you.

JACUSTOMER-9353f4m5- :

my husband says it goes into the rinse, water comes in, but it doesn't fill, water goes out the drain

gst85 :

thanks for waiting.will it do the same in every cycle?

JACUSTOMER-9353f4m5- :

no it goes through the wash part just fine

gst85 :

ok ask him if its agitating while the water is draining?

JACUSTOMER-9353f4m5- :

no it is not

gst85 :

ok based on the problem that you have t,the timer is just shorting out.

gst85 :

now i can provide you with the price and part number,then it would be up to you to decide to have it replaced

JACUSTOMER-9353f4m5- :

ok

gst85 :

Timer

Manufacturer Number W10175557.www.repair clinic.com

gst85 :

$132,35.

JACUSTOMER-9353f4m5- :

my husband says why does it work, then not work. That is the timer?

gst85 :

thats going to be the contact points inside the timer that are making bad contect

gst85 :

contact

JACUSTOMER-9353f4m5- :

He said the water is coming in but the drain is not closing

gst85 :

it is retaining water while it is washing.correct?

JACUSTOMER-9353f4m5- :

yes

gst85 :

ok the timer will be the issue,

JACUSTOMER-9353f4m5- :

thank you.

gst85 :

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gst85 :

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