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My whirlpool washing machine will not turn on...motor does…

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My whirlpool washing machine...

My whirlpool washing machine will not turn on...motor does not work

Contractor's Assistant: Can you guesstimate how old your Whirlpool is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?

Model # wtw4800xqo

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Serial #co423 1533 approx. 8 years

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Appliance
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Appliance Technician: Master Tech, Whirlpool Master Technician replied 4 months ago
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My name is Woody.
I`m sorry to hear that your having issues!
I will do my best to take the information that you provide to me and make a Diagnosis for you to be able to repair your own Appliance.
Please note it takes time to type and add links so please be patient.
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Give me a few minutes to pull up information on this model.
I am helping you along with other customers so there may be a delay in responses to do not panic just wait for my reply thank you.

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Appliance Technician: Master Tech, Whirlpool Master Technician replied 4 months ago

You say the motor does not work ,so I`m assuming you mean the drive motor .

And do you get any lights illuminated on the control panel when you power the unit ON?

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Appliance Technician: Master Tech, Whirlpool Master Technician replied 4 months ago

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