If your Amana washer is not responding, start by ruling out the obvious. Is it connected? Did the circuit trip? You can determine if the circuit is causing the trip by plugging a dryer to the outlet. The wiring of the outlet could be the problem in the event that the dryer does not function. Find an electrician to fix the outlet’s electrical wiring. If the hair dryer works, there could be an issue with the wiring in the washer.
Here are the steps to check the wiring of your Amana washer:
1. Unplug your Amana washer. Check the power cord for damage. If the power cord has been damaged, you should replace it.
2. Examine the wiring connections on the main control board. Connect any wire that is loose. 3. Verify the wiring connections between the primary control board (Amana washer) and the user interface board. Connect any loose wires to user interface. If the connections to the wires are working, you might be required to replace the main control board as well as the user interface board.
Before replacing control components, it’s a good idea to ask a Amana service technician examine the Amana washing machines control boards and user interface boards. Testing the controls typically involves live voltage checks. We don’t advise you to conduct a live voltage testing for your Amana washer yourself because those tests are dangerous.
Replace the Amana washer’s main controller board.
The main electronic control board (also called the mother board) determines the execution and timing of washer functions. It controls the drain and fill valves pumps, as well as the drive motor. Change the Amana washer’s timer. The cycle selector, also referred to as a timer is the dial is used to control the timer of a Amana washing machine using mechanical controls. The washer runs its cycles starting with the filling until the final spin by using the timer. Replace the timer if it doesn’t let the washer progress through its cycle.
Replace the Amana washer user interface board
The user interface board houses the buttons you press to set up the washing cycle. Replace the user interface board in case any of the buttons aren’t working. In conclusion it is clear that a Amana washing machine that does not function in any way can be an overwhelming and frustrating problem to address. Homeowners can address a variety of reasons why a Amana washing models doesn’t function.
The article discussed common causes of the Amana washer not working, such as water supply, power supply and control issues. The article also gave step-by-step directions for fixing the issue. Before making any repairs to your Amana washing machines, make sure that you disconnect the machines. If you have any questions read the instruction manual or consult a professional. You can restore your machine back to normal using just a bit of patience and some time. Keep in mind that in some cases, the issue may be more complex and in such cases, it is best to contact a professional as soon as possible.