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Whirlpool cabrio washer won't go into diagnostic mode.

Having spin drain issues , lid lock light sometimes blinks but locks, followed procedure to diagnose but wont go into diagnostic mode

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  • jimbo Feb 12, 2012

    does not display any codes.


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SOURCE: The Lid Lock will not

bad lid lock most likly cause..clips under edge of top release top switch mounts to front edge of top and wires runs to control under console

Posted on Apr 27, 2008

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SOURCE: Whirlpool Cabrio not draining with an F-- error code

This is a name brand oasis and you need to look at the larger pump on the right side once you have pulled the machine out 2 feet and tilted it back to expose the bottom. You should get a large tray like for changing oil and remove the hose. The black hose closer to you is soft rubber and will take some patience to work with. I would pull the hoses and drain what is left of water at the bottom of the tub. Warning if the tub is full of water you are going to flood your house so try and pump it out first. When the hoses are off inspect the water for debris or scale build up, check the pump for anything that can block or stop rotation of the impeller.

Posted on Sep 20, 2008

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the button trap is the "filter asssy" are you moving water tought the drain cycle at all, ive seeen that the pump assy has been damaged in such a way that the impeller has disloged form pump and no loneger pumps water effectivly, usually soundslike its working though perhaps a little louder.i would also check perhaps theres a blockage in the hose that connects the tub to the pump assy. there shoudl be a soft ball sized plastic ball within the hose( just pointing that out so you dont remove it)

Posted on Oct 29, 2008

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SOURCE: Whirlpool Cabrio WTW6600SW0. I need to replace the lid but ...

do you see about 2-4 inches down a crease that runs all the way around the top?
there are 2 clips in the front you need to push in with a putty knife and lift the whole top up.
if you where to look at the very left corner and go about 5-6 inches in you will find the clips.
can be a pain.
make sure when you do lift the whole top that you hold the lid or it will crash into something.
let me know if this helps

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you need to replace the lid lock. the latch probably broke in 2, and the broken part is whats keeping the lid closed. if you have clothes inside you can open the top by using a putty knife to release the front clips holding the top of the machine down. push each clip in and lift up. you will also be able to access the lid lock this way.

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