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Maytag centennial 400Xw3 smoking during spin cycle

Clothes still damp after full cycle, rearranged sheets, set washer on Drain and Spin cycle, washer started smoking. Unplugged, replugged to unlock lid, unplugged again, removed clothes, no water left in washer. Washer stopped smoking after a few minutes. Appears to be a direct drive, Maytag model MVWC400XW3 Centennial

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SOURCE: Admiral AAV8000AWW washer - clothes are wet after spin cycle...

may be a loose belt or a partial blockage somwhere.

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The water-level switch regulates your washer's fill volume. This switch is usually a diaphragm device with a small, clear tube attached between the switch and the bottom of the washer's outer tub. As the water level in the tub increases, the pressure on the air in the tube increases. When the pressure reaches a certain level, it activates the switch, shuts off the water, and signals the timer to begin the agitate cycle. If the switch is defective, it may prematurely signal the water to shut off. If so, you probably need to replace the water-level switch.

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Kim Chasse is correct.

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