Question about Kenmore 24032\24036 Top Load Washer
My washing machine fills up with water but does nothing after that. I have read that it may be my lid switch. I am wondering if the part #3949238 can work for my Kenmore. It says it is a whirlpool part. I also want to know if it is not the lid switch, what else can I check for?
Yes that is the correct lidswitch. (i checked via model # on sears.com) Before you replace the switch, Turn the washer manually into spin and see if it will. If it spins your lid switch is ok. If there is a humming after the washer fills then your motor is bad. It trys to work but cant. if it does nothing after it fills then you have a bad timer most likely. But see if it will spin when you turn the timer to spin manually.
Posted on Nov 20, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: Lid Switch for Washing Machine
pop trims from ends of control panel
remove screws from bottom of control panel under trims
slide control panel forward and up from the bottom, and flip over backwards on its hinges
undo brass clips under control panel, NOTE* how the clips are installed
unplug lid switch cable
lift cabinet slide forward and remove cabinet
turn cabinet upside down
lid switch is accessible
assemble in reverse order
Posted on Aug 29, 2008
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