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Timer replacement how do you remove the washer knob to get the timer out

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    how to replace the timer knob on an Estate Washer

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The knob, actually, unscrews. pull out the knob as if you are starting a wash cycle, and use needle-nose pliers to hold the back, and unscrew. i learned the hard way when i pulled on it like it was one of the other knobs and yanked the post out.

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