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Can not remove the console on washer

I have a new sears Kenmore Elite. I have looked at the console removal diagrams. My washer has no screws on the front or the back. I have tried to pull the console forward, I even removed the hinge screws, to loosen up the console so I could see inside to find a release, to no avail. someone out there must know how to opened one of these up. So please give me a hint. I'm not a novis I'm an A/C contractor and I owned an Appliance repair shop in the 80's and 90's. thyis one's got me pulling my hair out. it's more than likely simple though.thanks.

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Phil, on the new Kenmore the consol is held in with 2 snap springs on the left and right side. Take a putty knife and slide it in on each side while pushing up on the consol. When probing with the putty knife you will feel the snap spring. Don't be afraid to get a little physical these can be a pain sometimes. Most of the time when I open one of these consols the spring comes flying off. No big deal, just put it back in it's mount. Once the spring has been released the consol will flip up. To replace, insert the back pegs in first and snap the springs back in on the front. Catriver

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