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Appliance Tech Larry
Appliance Tech Larry, Home Appliance tech
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Experience:  Over 35 years of in home appliance repair and service
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GE clothes washer WHRE5260E1WW fills up correctly but the agitator does not start. There is no noise. No click. No sound of a belt slipping.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 4 years ago.
Hello I'm Larry and I will use all my training and knowledge of 40 years to help you with your Problem today ,, thanks

if you set it to spin will it and pump the water out?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

no it will not pump water out

Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 4 years ago.
you have a bad electronic control (control board) and its part number WH12X10323 which cost about $100 and you can get it at a local appliance parts dealer near you ,,, Glad i could help you with your problem so please leave me a positive rating of one of the top 3 smiley faces for me before you leave for my time and knowledge, if you cant leave a positive rating then please do not leave one at all, a lower rating counts against us ,, thanks
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 4 years ago.
i have to log off so do you have any further questions before i leave
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

why would you eliminate the magnetic lid switch as a possible problem?

Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 4 years ago.
if it was bad it would not fill
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

the washing machine will fill with the lid up-always has-but will not agitate with the lid up

Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 4 years ago.
right ,, sorry i feel like crap tonight and not thinking right ,, i'm going to opt out and send this over to a friend of mine ,, thanks
Expert:  AnthonysTV&Appliance replied 4 years ago.
It is most deffinatly the lid switch
they fail all the time just like this
replace the lid switch
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 4 years ago.
thanks for the bad rating but it does not count since i opted out so someone else could try to help you ,, have a good day now