Why has my washing machine stopped working?
If your washer fills with water but doesn’t agitate, the problem is likely to be a faulty lid switch, a broken belt, or a problem with the motor.
1 Check the washing machine’s spin cycle.
If this works, the motor is operating and the belt is not broken.
If the spin cycle doesn’t work, the belt may be loose or broken.
How much does washing machine repair cost?
The national average repair cost for washing machines ranges from $50 to $180, depending on labor costs, the brand of washing machine, the problem the technician needs to fix, and the cost of any replacement parts. A washing machine is a major household appliance.
How do you fix a washing machine that will not spin?
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Is it worth repairing a washing machine?
If your appliance is still under warranty, you may not have to shell out any cash. Unfortunately, if your washer is out of warranty, it’s all on you. One popular take goes like this: If fixing the appliance costs 50 percent or more of the original purchase price then you should replace it [source: Consumer Reports].