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Kenmore 600 waterlevel knob really hard to move from extra small load

When knob is on extra small load and I need to move to higher it is almost impossible. I was going to try a tool but the parts look plastic and I am afraid to break. Any help thank you. Deborah

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  • kissingdebbi
    kissingdebbi Dec 04, 2012

    Model 110 29622801

  • kissingdebbi
    kissingdebbi Dec 04, 2012

    There is no grinding, fills properly is just hard to turn the knob

  • Richard Roth
    Richard Roth Dec 04, 2012

    OK, here is the replacement switch.http://bit.ly/YsEQMR

  • kissingdebbi
    kissingdebbi Dec 05, 2012

    Thank you I will find my manuel to get instructions on opening top to replace part. Can't be too hard.

  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

    1. When knob is on extra small load and I need to move to higher it is almost impossible.
    2. On the rinse cycle, water is coming out the left side and bottom of the washer.

    Thank you for your help, TRS

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What is the complete model number of your unit?

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SOURCE: Speed knob and stem broken from Kenmore washer Model #11022722100. What parts do I need and how do I replace parts on washer.

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You need to replace the switch. If you can post the model number I will be able to link you to the part you need.
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