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The washing machine wont spin comes on periodotically whirrs

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Customer: ***** ***** the washing machine wont spin comes on periodotically whirrs for a few seconds then stops again . the reset button just doesn't reset
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: When the selection dial is turned for wash choices the display does not respond
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: UK Appliance
Expert:  bonzaco replied 1 year ago.

Would you kindly let me have the manufacturer and model number of you appliance.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Beko WMB 91242 LC. I have removed the pcb and there is so blackening around a few of the resisters
Expert:  Daniel replied 1 year ago.

Hi

Sorry for the delay it looks like Bonzaco ha opted out of the question.

What you need to do on this is check the carbon brushes in the motor. As belive it or not worn brushes in the motor can cause this fault you have here.

Pull the washer out and lean it backwards against a wall and have someone hold for you so it doesn't fall on your head.

Then lie down and look under the washer.

There you will see the back of the motor. There either side you will see the carbon brushes. Remove them and see if they have worn down to just a few mm. If so then you need to replace them and fingers crossed that cures it.

So check that first and see what you find and let me know.

Regards