Washer will not go from sensing to wash and fill with water.
Answer Hello Donovan,
This unit should be put into the diagnostic mode. This is explained on the tech sheet normally located in a re-sealable plastic bag on the inside of the main front panel. It will tell you whether to look a the lid lock assembly or the motor drive circuit, (shift actuator).
Part costs half the price of the machine.
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