Question about Washing Machines

1 Answer

I want to switch the ways the doors open on kenmore front loading washer and dryer

Posted by on

  • Stephen Christy May 11, 2010

    Please give me the name and serial number of the product and I WILL GET ON IT

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 15,935 Answers

There are kits made specifically for that.

For replacement parts - head on over to PartSelect.com or RepairClinic.com and enter in your full model number for a full parts listing.
I recommend both sites because ...


FixYa has no affiliation with either site - I have been using and recommending them for years - trouble free.

PartSelect has a great schematic database for locating the part on your unit and great "testimonials" for each part that often times includes HOW-TO information.
RepairClinic has pictures of each part they sell and also a great how-to and troubleshooting for basic repairs.


If your unit has never been serviced - there should still be an original service manual enclosed in plastic taped to the inside of the shell.
In the service manual are Error codes, maintenance procedures, and troubleshooting steps you can follow.


Anything too complicated or beyond your scope should be handled by a professional.

If you think you want to tackle the repair - and have gotten stuck on a step - reply to your question and I will be glad to help you out.




Thanks for using FixYa - a 4 THUMBS rating is appreciated for answering your FREE question

Posted on Sep 14, 2010

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I'm getting an F26 code on a Kenmore Elite he5t front load washer


DOOR SWITCH ERROR

If the door has not been opened for 3 consecutive cycles or the door switch is open while the door is locked for more than 5 seconds.

Possible Causes/Procedure

-Door not opened during 3 consecutive cycles.

1. Open and close the door.
2. Verify CCU operation by running a Diagnostic Test or any cycle.

-Door switch open while door is locked.

1. Push the door and check if it is completely closed.
2. Verify CCU operation by running a Diagnostic Test or any cycle.

Thanks for using FixYa - a 4 THUMBS rating is appreciated for answering your FREE question.!!!!

Oct 31, 2009 | Kenmore Elite 45986 Front Load Washer

1 Answer

Switching the door swing opening?


only if there are capped off screw holes on other side, look for caps mirror image to other side.

Sep 02, 2009 | Kenmore HE2 Plus Front Load Washer

1 Answer

Change door opening on Kenmore HE2 washer and dryer


yes - there is a hinge kit to do so.

Thanks for using FixYa - a 4 THUMBS rating is appreciated for answering your FREE question.

May 28, 2009 | Kenmore HE2 Plus Front Load Washer

1 Answer

Front load washer door won't open


There is an override switch directly below the latch under the machine on most front loaders.

Jan 24, 2009 | Kenmore Elite 45986 Front Load Washer

2 Answers

Washing machine doors


Electrolux has a reversible door for both front load washer and dryer. Just found that out at HHGregg because we need to put our washer to the right of the dryer, and none of the other makes will allow the washer door swing to be switched.

Apr 11, 2008 | Kenmore Elite 45986 Front Load Washer

1 Answer

Kenmore Elite HE3 44832


you can only reverse the door on the dryer, washer cannot be switched, youll need to reposition the appliance if at all possible

Mar 28, 2008 | Kenmore 44832 Front Load Washer

2 Answers

Need to change door from left hand to right hand open on kenmore HE2


I am looking for the same answer on the washer. You can definitly change the dryer. The holes are on the other side under black tape.

Nov 16, 2007 | Kenmore 43142 Front Load Washer

1 Answer

Kenmore elite washer and dryer


The door can be reversed on the dryer but not the washer.
To reverse the washer, the door latch and wiring harness would have to be relocated, which is not practical from a manufacturing standpoint.
Post back if you have any questions.

Nov 10, 2007 | Kenmore Elite 45986 Front Load Washer

1 Answer

Reverse Door


You can't reverse the washer door, only the dryer door.
They don't make the washers reversible because the door latch and wiring harness would have to be relocated to the other side. It just isn't practical from a manufacturing standpoint.
Sorry, Mike

Nov 04, 2007 | Kenmore 43142 Front Load Washer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Washing Machines Logo

Related Topics:

26 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Washing Machines Experts

Richard Roth
Richard Roth

Level 3 Expert

9472 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17129 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

63291 Answers

Are you a Washing Machine Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...