Whirlpool front load washer not spinning
Ever wondered why your front load washer will not spin out small loads like floor rugs, sheets and blankets? There is a reason for this, the front load washer spin basket sits horizontal. Most washers spin clothes out at 2400 rpm and can weight any were from 200 pounds up to 350. That's a lot of energy when you add a full load of wet clothes. If there where no fail safe smart technology built into your machine and it did go into a high speed spin unbalanced it would destroy the machine and possibly a good part of your laundry room.
Watch this video and you will see what I am talking about!