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The machine will fill up, then agitate for 30+- seconds. It then seems to load the motor in a "pulsing"

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Old 06-27-2012, 01:09 PM
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Default Washer agitates for 30 seconds, then motor loads up
Model Number: WPSE4200AOWW   Brand: GE   Age: 5 - 10 years   

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The machine will fill up, then agitate for 30+- seconds. It then seems to load the motor in a "pulsing" manner, all the while dimming the lights in the room in sync with the "pulsing". Then by changing the settings, it will drain fine and then spin, but makes a clunking noise on each revolution and it seems like a heavy load on the motor. This is all while empty. I replaced the electronic control board, which did not help anything. The motor seems fine, would guess the clutch or transmission??? Thanks.


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Your symptoms strongly suggest a transmission issue, or a brake issue. The brakes are inside the transmission and are not a separately repairable item so replacing the transmission would seem like your best option.
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Thank you. Ordered parts.
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