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I have a Maytag washer that works fine but recently has been

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I have a Maytag washer that works fine but recently has been turning itself on. I turn it off but in a few minutes or longer it turns on again. Should I just let it stay on?
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Maytag is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: I bought it in February 2011
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Heck, no.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I need to know if this situation indicates there is a problem (battery dying?) or if it's a known problem that needs a repairman.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 2 months ago.

Hello sorry to hear you are having trouble, I'm Joel and will be glad to help you today. P

That is going to be an issue with user interface board, it will need to be replaced to repair that problem.

If you give me the model number I will be glad to give you the part number for the replacement board so that you can get a new one ordered. I can also give you directions to replace it if needed. Just let me know and send me the model number if you want to try to do this yourself, thanks.

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