Discuss

Neptune-Need motor control + ?

 in

Washer Repair

. "

My Maytag Neptune has run great for years with no problem. Now it stopped on the rinse cycle. I had

..."
 
 
Register | FAQ's | New Posts | Today's Posts | Extras
Appliance Repair Forum > Appliance Repair Help > Washer Repair » Neptune-Need motor control + ?

Post New Thread  Reply By reading any content on this site you agree to AppliancePartsPros.com, Inc. disclaimer and Terms of Use.
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 04-21-2008, 02:16 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 3
Tracy CA is on a distinguished road
Cool Neptune-Need motor control + ?
Model Number: MAH3000AWW   Brand: Maytag   Age: 5 - 10 years   

Appliance Parts from AppliancePartPros.com


My Maytag Neptune has run great for years with no problem. Now it stopped on the rinse cycle. I had a repair person check it out and he said it needs a new motor control. Once that was found he stopped his review of the machine. Since it is 9 years old, could there be more items needed? I could order the part and fix it for $200. But I don't know much about washers and am concerned about spending more than the cost of new. How difficult is replacing motor control? and, Any other advice is appreciated. Maybe we should do belt at same time? Thanks,


Related Models
Maytag MAH3000AWW WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Admiral MAH3000BGW WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH4000AWQ WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH4000AWW WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH4000BWQ WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH4000BWW WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH5500AWQ WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH5500AWW WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH5500BWQ WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH5500BWW WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH55FLBWQ WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH55FLBWW WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH6500AWQ WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH6500AWW WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH6700AWM WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH6700AWW WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH7500AWQ WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH7500AWW WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Admiral MAH7550AAW WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Admiral MAH7550AGW WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH8700AWM WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH8700AWW WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH9700AWM WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH9700AWQ WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Maytag MAH9700AWW WASHER- HORIZONTAL AXIS
Frigidaire MAL123P1A1 Wwh(v1) / Room Air Conditioner
Maytag MAL1800AXM MISC / ACCESSORY
Maytag MAL1800AXQ MISC / ACCESSORY
Maytag MAL1800AXW MISC / ACCESSORY
Maytag MAL2000AXQ MISC / ACCESSORY
Maytag MAL2000AXW MISC / ACCESSORY
Frigidaire MAS183P2A1 Wwh(v1) / Room Air Conditioner
Maytag MAT10CSAAL MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10CSAAW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10CSAGL MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10CSAGW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10CSEGL MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10CSEGW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10DAAAL MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10DAAAW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10DAABL MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10DAABW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10PDAAL MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10PDAAW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10PDABL MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10PDABW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10PDEGW MAYTAG LAUNDRY (COMM.EXPORT) (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10PSAAL MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10PSAAW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10PSAGL MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT10PSAGW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT11CSBKL MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT11MNAAW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT11MNAGW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT11MNEGW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT11PDAAL MAYTAG LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT11PDAAW MAYTAG LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT11PDABL MAYTAG LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT11PDABW MAYTAG LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12CSAAL MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12CSAAQ MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12CSAAW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12CSAGW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12CSAKL MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12CSAKQ MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12CSDAQ MANUAL, PARTS LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12CSDAW MANUAL, PARTS LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12CSDGW MANUAL, PARTS LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12CSEGW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12CSFWQ COMMERCIAL LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12CSFWW COMMERCIAL LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12CSLGW MAYTAG COMMERCIAL WASHER (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12CSLWQ MAYTAG COMMERCIAL LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12CSLWW MAYTAG COMMERCIAL LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDAAL MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDAAW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDABL MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDABW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDAGW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDBAL MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDBAQ MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDBAW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDBBL MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDBBQ WASHER-TOP LOADING
Maytag MAT12PDBBW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDCBL MAYTAG LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDCBQ MAYTAG LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDCBW MAYTAG LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDDAQ MANUAL, PARTS LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDDAW MANUAL, PARTS LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDDBW MANUAL, PARTS LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDDGW MANUAL, PARTS LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDEGW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDLAQ MAYTAG LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDLAW MAYTAG LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDLGW COMMERCIAL LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PDSAW MANUAL,PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PRAAW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PRAEW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PRBAW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PRDAW MANUAL, PARTS LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PRSAW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PSAAW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PSAGW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PSBAW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PSDAW MANUAL, PARTS LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PSLWQ MAYTAG COMMERCIAL LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT12PSLWW MAYTAG COMMERCIAL LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT13MNAAW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT13MNAGW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT13MNDAW MANUAL, PARTS LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT13MNDGW MANUAL, PARTS LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT13MNEGW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT13PDAAW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT13PDBAW MANUAL, PARTS (WASHER)
Maytag MAT13PNAEW MAYTAG LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT13PNDEW MANUAL, PARTS LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT13PRBWW MAYTAG LAUNDRY (WASHER)
Maytag MAT14CSAGW0 COMMERCIAL AUTOMATIC WASHER
Maytag MAT14CSAWW0 COMMERCIAL AUTOMATIC WASHER
Reply With Quote
See inside of your appliance - diagrams and part photos for virtually every model.

powered by AppliancePartsPros.com
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 04-21-2008, 06:25 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Palmyra, NY
Posts: 62
gearhead1218 is on a distinguished road
Default

Is the door locking properly?
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 04-24-2008, 04:08 AM
Senior Expert
APP Volunteer
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: State College, Pa.
Posts: 9,524
richappy is a name known to all
Default

Is the washer motor working or not! No spin at all?
__________________
-
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 05-06-2008, 05:06 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 3
Tracy CA is on a distinguished road
Default

To richappy - I am not sure if the washer motor is working or not. There is no spin, although it did pump out the remaining water just fine. What else should I check for?

To gearhead1218 - the door seemed to be locking just fine. Once it got to the spin cycle and stopped, the system shut down and unlocked, which allowed me to empty the wet clothes.

PS - lost my password so response is delayed. Appreciate your help!

Last edited by Tracy CA : 05-06-2008 at 05:07 PM. Reason: Additional direction
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 05-07-2008, 03:10 PM
Senior Expert
APP Volunteer
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: State College, Pa.
Posts: 9,524
richappy is a name known to all
Default

It is very common for the tub bearings to go bad. This added friction load on the motor usually burns out the motor or motor control board.
Before proceeding, I would check the tub bearings for any roughness, sometimes it is hard to tell, but if it made noises when it spun before that's a bad sign. If you fix these bearings yourself, it's not too expensive, just a lot of work.
__________________
-
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 05-08-2008, 03:34 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 3
Tracy CA is on a distinguished road
Default

Thanks Rich! I don't know that it made any noise. I would just turn it on in the garage and go away. We'll check it out.
Reply With Quote
See inside of your appliance - diagrams and part photos for virtually every model.

powered by AppliancePartsPros.com
 
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Maytag Neptune motor replacement StephenR Dryer Repair 0 11-27-2009 12:20 AM
Frontload Washer - motor or motor control problem? chris-clarke Washer Repair 3 04-06-2009 10:12 AM
maytag neptune reluctance motor tcw20323 Washer Repair 1 04-01-2009 04:12 AM
How to wire up new motor control board maytag neptune anniechoco Washer Repair 0 12-30-2008 05:36 PM
Maytag Neptune Motor Conversion Kit lotsoflaundry Forum Announcements 0 12-14-2008 09:12 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:18 PM.

The content on this web site is for informational purposes only and is not intended to replace an on-site diagnosis from a qualified appliance service technician. By reading any content on this site you agree to AppliancePartsPros.com , Inc. disclaimer and Terms of Use.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17