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ROBMAY1  
#11 Posted : Thursday, October 28, 2010 6:51:43 AM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Russellcdodd Go to Quoted Post
I greased the power screws and power nuts...ran 3-5 times and then stops again with a humming noise when I press the peddle switch. I can turn the motor gear til the ram is off the top switches...runs 3-5 times and then hums again.

I hate to buy a motor and find that is not the problem.

HELP!!

REPLACING THE MOTOR FIXED MINE,IT'S BEEN WORKING FINE FOR MONTHS
GE USED A DEFECTIVE MOTOR FROM CHINA,AND REFUSES TO ADMIT IT,BUT I WILL NEVER BUY ANYTHING MADE BY GE,EVER,I MEAN EVER
JUST TRY GETTING HELP FROM THEM,YOU MIGHT AS WELL STICK YOUR HEAD IN THE SAND.
NEW MOTOR CAME WITH A REPLACEMENT GEAR,IT SAID MAKE SURE YOU REPLACE OLD GEAR,CAUSE NEW HIGHER TORGUE MOTOR WILL DESTROY OLD GEAR.IT COST ME ABOUT $160 WITH SHIPPING
Russellcdodd  
#12 Posted : Thursday, October 28, 2010 2:12:53 PM(UTC)
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Thanks RobMay1

I will likely follow your advice unless I hear from any other experts on others things to check.
pattisr  
#13 Posted : Monday, January 10, 2011 1:28:00 PM(UTC)
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Hi Rob,

The same thing happened to me and a tech said I needed to replace the motor and wanted to charge me $400+. Where did you get yours. Here at APP it costs $198 + shipping. Does it include the instructions on how to replace it and was it hard? Thank you so much.
Danield  
#14 Posted : Friday, July 22, 2011 11:28:10 AM(UTC)
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I had the same hum noise, after investigation i found the centrifugal switch on motor had bad contacts. I cannot locate the switch. You have to purchase the motor which is sad because the switch looks inexpensive. FYI the ge repair man wanted 600.00 to fix it
Danield  
#15 Posted : Friday, July 22, 2011 11:31:22 AM(UTC)
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It is the centrifugal switch on motor, the contacts are bad. It's a white switch with two connector under motor casing
Gene  
#16 Posted : Sunday, July 24, 2011 4:22:40 PM(UTC)
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Daniel,

What is the complete model number of the unit?

Gene.
Danield  
#17 Posted : Monday, July 25, 2011 7:29:51 AM(UTC)
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Gene,
The model # is 2CGS150LSS-00.
Do you have any info on a replacement switch?

Daniel
Gene  
#18 Posted : Monday, July 25, 2011 7:40:37 PM(UTC)
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The model number you posted does not come up. Verify and repost it please.

Gene.
Danield  
#19 Posted : Wednesday, July 27, 2011 6:47:58 AM(UTC)
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The model # is ZCGS150LSS-00.
Gene  
#20 Posted : Wednesday, July 27, 2011 4:36:32 PM(UTC)
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Daniel,

Unfortunately GE does not sell this switch separate. The new motor comes as a kit with the new gear and harness and since last year GE raised up the price.

- The motor kit Part number: AP4432455
Part number: AP4432455



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