Model #WPRE6100G0WT, this top load washer would light up, but the motor would not agitate or spin in any of the cycles. Using my meter and the tech sheet for this model, I verified I had voltage to the inverter board (which is attached to the motor), then noticed a fuse indicated on the neutral line returning from the board. This particular fuse is not a typical glass or ceramic fuse, but an axial fuse that is crimp connected directly in line with the wiring harness and then covered in heat shrink and electrical tape. Once I removed all the protective coverings, I did a voltage check across the fuse (remember a good fuse will measure 0vac across it) and found my full 115vac source voltage. The fuse reads open resulting in an open circuit to the motor.
Update - There is now a fuse kit available to complete this repair and the information that I have been able to obtain is the fuse fails as a result of opening the washer lid during agitation. So to be safe, if you need to get into the washer while it is running, press the pause button on the control instead of opening the lid to pause the wash. You just may be able to prevent this kind of failure.
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