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Whrlp Master Tech, Whirlpool Master Technician
Category: Appliance
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Experience:  30 years Appliance Field 15 yr with Whirlpool Corp. 9 yrs Whirlpool Technical Assistance Line
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When the washer transitions from one cycle to another, (esp

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when the washer transitions from one cycle to another, (esp going from filling to agitate) the motor does not start and it hums then trips the breaker. when I leave it and try later it sometimes works
Whirlpool ultimate care 2
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.
Hello from JA My name is***** will be glad to assist you today. I have been servicing ALL Major Brands of Appliances for 34 Years, and have over 100,000 in home repairs and over 60,000 phone and internet repairs under my belt. Can I please have the Full model number of the unit to better assist you ?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I cannot find the full model number
when it is in a transition between fill and agitate,
sometimes if I give the washer a punch right near the timer dial it will kick on and complete the cycle with no further problem.
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.
I`m assuming the unit is a top loader.If so open the lid and under the lid at the rear of the opening in the top panel is the model /serial tag.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
model #lsq8200hq0
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.
Thank you!From what you are saying I have to suspect that the timer has a bad contact in it and will need to be replaced. The link below is to the part you will need from a highly recommended company rated A+ with the Better Business Bureau. They offer a 100% money back guarantee, EVEN ON INSTALLED ELECTRICAL PARTS, for an entire year! They are the only company to allow returns on installed parts for a refund and offer a FULL ONE YEAR WARRANTY! If you have any questions just reply back.