Question about Whirlpool Washing Machines
Check the lid switch. There should be a small pin on the lid that will push the lid switch down when it is closed. There are two wires going to the lid switch, jump these two wires together and if it works then replace the switch.
Unplug the washer before doing any work.
Posted on Dec 16, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Manually turn the motor and drum and listen for the
noise, if so the motor bearings, the drum agitator shaft and fittings must be
checked. Also the suspensions which include the shock absorbers and springs,
the body clamps must be checked to be in correct alignment and not changed in
position. Tightening of the mounting is
also very important. Finally in most cases a drop of OIL or smear of grease on
the moving parts cane solve most issues.
Check this link :
For replacement of bearings check for tips on this visual link: http://www.espares.co.uk/advice/washing-machines/a/7/1401/how-to-replace-the-bearings-on-a-washing-mach.html
Sep 04, 2012 | Whirlpool Washing Machines
Feb 27, 2011 | Whirlpool AWM5125/1 Front Load Washer
Jan 21, 2011 | Whirlpool AWM5145/2 Front Load Washer
Mar 13, 2010 | Whirlpool Washing Machines
Feb 21, 2010 | Whirlpool AWM5145/2 Front Load Washer
Jan 14, 2009 | Whirlpool AWM5145/2 Front Load Washer
141 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!