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How do i replace the timer on model kawe577bwh1 washer?

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  • procadman3 Nov 25, 2008

    there is no hot water entering the washing machine, could it be the timer?

  • procadman3 Nov 25, 2008

    if the water valve is the solinoid, i tested that and it works

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On the control panel you have 2 screws,,, 1 on each end on bottom front, take those out, pull forward at bottom and swing up, timer is right there to replace.
Larry

Posted on Nov 25, 2008

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    Larry Youngblood Nov 25, 2008

    chances are no ,,, i would bet you have a bad water valve / larry

  • Larry Youngblood
    Larry Youngblood Nov 25, 2008

    if water valve is good and you got water coming to your washer then the only other thing is you temp selector switch on you console / Larry

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