Tacho Generator
(Washing Machine)
The short version is the "Tacho Generator" is a slightly off set carbon magnet inside a field coil,which is located on the rear of the motor. This sends information to the module, which regulates the speed of the motor.If the magnet comes loose or is damaged it would cause the motor to behave erratically.
Associated Faults
  • Motor Spins Constantly
  • Distribute Speed Wrong
  • Erratic Spin Speed
  • Machine bangs when it spins