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I have a Frigidaire Gallery series front load washer the

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I have a Frigidaire Gallery series front load washer the motor started to just hum and smelled hot. I got a used motor off e-bay now it will run for a very short time then it starts to hum and smell hot. Is the thermal cut in the motor of some where else.
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Frigidaire is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: Ok the serial number is ***** so my gest is 1993? Model number GLTF2940FE2
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes if I can
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: No I think that is about at this time.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tom Goellner replied 8 months ago.

Does the inner basket turn freely in both directions ? - no wobble or scraping noises ?