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Maytag front load washer takes in water but will not advance

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Maytag front load washer takes in water but will not advance to wash. what could be wrong or what could I check to determine what is malfunctioning

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What is the complete make and model off the tag on the frame of the unit? Normally the model number is ***** a tag on the frame edge when you open the door or back edge of a console.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Maytag model mah2400aww

Ok great if the unit fills and just sits there does it display any error codes?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Yes. Error code 3e

OK that means Drive system is not working correctly. Bad windings, speed sensor, wiring connections, or Control Board.

When that fails you may likely need a new control board, but go to this link and through the troubleshooting steps to check it out for sure. In my experience this is often bad main board.

CLICK HERE

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