How do I reset my Maytag Neptune washer?

How to Reset a Maytag MAH8700AWW Washer

  1. Turn off and unplug the washer. Wait 30 seconds.
  2. Reconnect it and press the “Power” button. This resets the unit.
  3. Continue regular use of the washer. If resetting does not resolve your issue, you may need to call a professional.

How do I troubleshoot my Maytag Neptune washer?

Check the plug to be sure the washer is plugged in. Check the circuit breaker or fuse box. Clean the filtering screens in the hoses to remove any debris. Turn the control knob to select a cycle, and push “Start/Stop.” Call Maytag’s customer service line if your washer still won’t run.

How do I know if my washer motor is bad?

Set the multimeter on the lowest setting, or RX1. Touch a probe to a metal tab. You should get a 0 reading or a number near 0. An infinite reading indicates a failed motor.

Why is my Maytag washer not draining or spinning?

If the washer won’t drain or spin, either something is stuck in the washing machine drain hose or pump, or the pump is broken.

How do you fix a washer that won’t spin?

How To Fix A Washer That Won’t Spin

  1. Lighten the load inside the washer.
  2. Rebalance the load in the washing machine.
  3. Check or repair the washing machine drain hose.
  4. Check for blown fuses.
  5. Check the washing machine lid safety switch.
  6. Replace the drive belt in your washing machine.
  7. Replace the motor in your washing machine.

Is there a reset button on a Maytag washing machine?

Power/cancel reset Another method for resetting your Maytag washer is to press the Pause/Cancel button, then select the appropriate cycle, and then press the Start/Pause button. This method works best when trying to move the washer onto the next cycle or when trying to clear an error code.

Where are the fuses on a Maytag Neptune washer?

Maytag washers have a fuse in the lid-switch assembly. Maytag top-loading washers have a fuse in the lid-switch assembly. When you close the lid after adding the laundry and soap, the lid’s plastic switch contacts with the assembly underneath.

How do I test a washing machine motor?

Disconnect the motor’s two wire leads from the wiring harness. Set your multimeter to the R x 1 setting. Touch each of the meter’s probes to one terminal each. Your motor should show little resistance (a reading of zero, or close to zero).