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MAYTAG model MVWC450XW3 HANGS UP IN THE MEASUREMENT CYCLE,

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MAYTAG model MVWC450XW3 HANGS UP IN THE MEASUREMENT CYCLE
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Maytag is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: THAT IS THE MODEL # UNLESS I READ IT WRONG AND WE HAVE HAD IT FOR AT LEAST 5 YEARS
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: NO
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: THE PROBLEM WAS INTERMITTENT AND NOW IS CONSTANT. i CAN DO THE WORK.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 9 months ago.

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Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 9 months ago.

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When you say it hangs up what cycle is it stopping in?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
the measurment cycle
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I am a retired electrical engineer and have been doing my own appliance work for years
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 9 months ago.

I see the last person has opted out of your question!

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I believe your referring to the Sensing mode when you say the measurement cycle .

If so when it hangs up as you say, has the washer locked the lid ?

And if so has the washer started to fill the unit with water yet ,before it hangs up?