amana washing-machines

Information about the problems and breakdowns of Amana washing machines that were reported from 2011 to 2019.

Common problems: smoke.

Faulty modules: control board, door.


6 issues reported

Amana ALW990EAW

  • Date: 10/3/2011

The electronic control panel in clothes washer failed and emitted a large quantity of smoke and soot. The washer is now totally inoperative and has soot and scorch marks coming out of the control panel area.

Amana NTW7200TW

  • Date: 10/4/2011

Consumer was washing medium size load of clothes in washing machine when interior glass burst during spin cycle.

Amana NTW79973LT

  • Date: 10/5/2011

Plastic rim w/hinge on door of front load washer cracked at the hinge and fell to the floor. Consumer was advised to replace part but less than 3 months later the same thing happen again.

Amana ALW210RAW

  • Date: 1/23/2012

The submitter reports that while the washing machine was operating at a home it filled the basement with smoke.

Amana PBLW330RAW

  • Date: 7/16/2012

While consumer was on phone his smoke detectors sounded. he went to utility room on same floor & smoke filled utility room & attached kitchen. Smoke seemed to be coming from washing machine & this confirmed, when he lifted unit's lid & smoke came out. he unplugged machine.

Amana NTW4516FW2

  • Date: 4/16/2019

The consumer, 30, reported that lock latch on the washing machine got stuck and malfunctioned and he had to force open. The consumer reported injury to self.

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