Then I removed the two screws holding the flo. Such as Sears' Kenmore and Montgomery Ward's Signature machines. This door lock and switch assembly is manufactured to lock the door on your front load washer to prevent it from opening while it is running. Sometimes you can clean it out and lubricate it, and get it going again. After doing this the machine washes without a problem since then. If so, your repair info will be in the chapter for that design.
Follow Winterizing Disconnect hoses from water supply and drain water from hoses. A replacement coupler can be purchased on line at appliancepartspros. Is something stuck in the drain? Touch the metal parts of the test leads together and read the meter. However, the design is the same. But there is no mystery or voodoo about the things we'll be doing. What's the point in sucking the water through the hose? I began by removing the two screws that hold the front panel in place.
Posted on Apr 25, 2010 Depending on the exact model number it sounds like you are dealing with a bad timer or bad clock on the timer. If you have any other questions or concerns please feel free to comment again. If you don't own one, skip this section. Also, check for these problems: If the drain hose reaches more than about 4 inches into the laundry tub, cut off the excess. And what happens when that nice, week-old dirty wash water reaches your mouth? If the will fill and drain, but won't agitate or spin, you may have a broken motor coupling.
If you own an ammeter, you probably already know how to use it. Put the ammeter loop around that wire and read the meter. In 2006, Whirlpool purchased Maytag. Ammeters measure the current in amps flowing through a wire. Installation instructions are packed in the washer for installer's reference.
Occasionally, stores that offer parts and service will not want to give you advice. Then, using needle-nose pliers, try to grab and remove the clothing through the port. Hot, cold, and warm water can easily enter the washer this way. It may save both time and expense. They are still marketing products under Frigidaire and Gibson; if you look at the model number, it will start with a G or an F. Norge was the original designer of these machines. If the drain line isn't plugged, the problem may be with your pump.
If your unit has never been serviced - there should still be an original service manual enclosed in plastic taped to the inside of the shell. For your safety, the door will automatically lock during the entire wash cycle. This drain hose comes with a 90-degree elbow attachment. Before you begin this repair, be sure to disconnect the power supply, as well as the water supply to the washer. If you can, you've got one heckuva set of lungs.
The kit includes two dual-stage shock absorbers, one spare shock mounting pin, and four locking nuts. The usual remedy for this is to improve the draining of the laundry tub. The water inlet valve has two ports for water to enter and controls the flow of water into a washing machine. Touch the two test leads to the two bare wire ends or terminals of the solenoid. The greater the current that's flowing through a wire, the greater the density of the magnetic field it produces around the wire. It may only act up when it is hot, or it may be bent slightly. Same company as Speed Queen for awhile.
Your washer will not start if the door does not lock. This is a very inexpensive and simple repair. Their step-by-step instructions written in language easily understood, plus photo illustrations, help to guide you through each step of the repair process. In order to make it work, I put a thin piece of rubber into the place where the door meets the machine. Make Washer does not start. In the '90's, Whirlpool purchased KitchenAid. Turn water faucets off to prevent pressure build-up in the hoses, As needed, clean the cabinet with mild soap and water.