Question about Washing Machines

1 Answer

Timer on Whirlpool AWM 243-500

I need a timer. Where to buy?

Posted by on

  • Morgan Kane Oct 24, 2013

    This is a VERY late reply, just got a mail from fixya today so I visitited the site. Discovered a lot of suggestions on the problem with the Whirlpool washing machine we have.
    I was able to find new spare parts in CebuCity. First I bought the timer, but that was not the problem, it was the timer switch on the door. Such a small item, but such a lot of smoke.
    After exchanging the timer, all worked fine.
    Now I saved the timer, in cast it should get any defects in the future. Thanks anyway all of you for the suggestions!. :D

×

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.

  • Washing Mach... Master
  • 17,129 Answers

Click this link: Timer

Posted on Jan 19, 2013

  • Morgan Kane Jan 19, 2013

    Thanks Donald, I'll write an check with these guys. The timer burned when starting the machine, it burned so well that the entire machine was filled with smoke. So no doubt that is is out of order :-) But the machine is not well used, since we use it a few times a year when we are at our vacation house.

×

6 Suggested Answers

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

fixitallguy
  • 11 Answers

SOURCE: Whirlpool washer LA7800xpw1 - timer-shunts

Get User Manuals Find User Manuals and How-to Info For Your Dishwasher www.KitchenManuals.com

Posted on Dec 22, 2007

mikedurland
  • 481 Answers

SOURCE: whirlpool washer timer

no magic to it, but double check your wire harness and make sure it is plugged in all the way. it is sometimes easier to plug the harness in before mounting the timer to the control panel.

  • if you already checked this and think it is a different problem then let me know, i will help you figure it out. 
Mike  

Posted on Jul 22, 2008

hondo73162
  • 132 Answers

SOURCE: How do you remove the timer on a Whirlpool washer

Hello,
You have to unscrew the knob and remove the screws that are under it, some have just a center nut with a locating tab that goes into a hole to hold it straight.

Posted on Oct 25, 2009

  • 4044 Answers

SOURCE: whirlpool commercial washer stopped running mid

If the timer and lid switches are funtional and the machine is filling and shutting off correctly that only leaves the motor. Have the motor tested or replace it. Even though the timer is running it is possible that it is still at fault. If you have access to another timer try switching them to make sure it isn't the timer. This does sound like a faulty motor and I would start with that assumption.

Posted on Oct 30, 2009

  • 410 Answers

SOURCE: Kenmore series 70 model 110 82376810, timer know

Appliance parts places don't stock the timers because they hardly ever go bad. Troubleshoot first! .I am not a repair professional. I am a 78 year old man
who has been making his own repairs for about 50 years. So the washer or dryer ID doesn't mean much to me. I came to fixya looking for a schematic for an really old AM/FM radio and found that more than 4,700 people were asking for help with a washer repair. I recently had a washer repair of my own and at that time I found an excellent video which showed me how to take my machine apart. This video made it possible for me to do my own repair. If you are repairing a dryer or a front load washer I suggest you go to www.applianceaid.com where they have very good step by step trouble shooting and repair information on washers and dryers as well as other appliances. If you have a direct drive top load washer and need help taking it apart this video is an early christmas present. I was so impressed with it that when I saw all these people needing help, I wanted to tell them about it. If you look at the back of your washer and the panel is solid (no small inspection plate to remove which would indicate you have a v-belt drive) chances are you have a direct drive and this video is just what you need. You can see it at www.acmehowto.com You will probably still need help in determining what the trouble is and how to fix it. After viewing the video or if you have a v-belt drive rather than a direct drive, I suggest you go to www.applianceaid.com where they have very good
trouble shooting and repair nformation on most
washers and dryers. I think you'll find what you need
there. Don't worry about the timer, they hardly ever
go bad. Good luck with it. If I have helped you, please rate my advice on fixya.

Posted on Dec 01, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Hi guys, I have an intermittant fault on my washing machine, can you help? Its a Whirlpool AWM 1400 Spin. The control timer knob dial thing, sometimes stops halfway through a wash cycle. But if you...


Sounds like you may have developed a bad spot in your timer. Easy enough to replace and you can probably get one fairly cheap on eBay. If it was the water level sensor, advancing the timer manually wouldn't work.

Dec 31, 2014 | Whirlpool Washing Machines

1 Answer

Whirlpool awm 9000 I bought a used Whirlpool


The error code F/H for this machine means that the drain pump is blocked. Look at your manual for how to access the drain pump and clean it out. This will resolve your issue.

Oct 18, 2013 | Washing Machines

1 Answer

Whirlpool awm 1204


need to check the control timer if there is power going out for the motor or the other sensor/s not working need to check on it

Oct 03, 2013 | Washing Machines

1 Answer

Clock set instructions for Sanyo stereo awm2800U


you need the remote to change the clock press timer am 1200 blinks press timer again for at least 2 seconds the hour blinks press tuning/time set plus or minus press clock adjust the minute will blink press time set to adjust minutes then clock adjust there you go...

Mar 10, 2009 | Sanyo AWM-2800 CD Shelf System

2 Answers

I have whirlpool AWM 243-500 washing machine, but it does not dry the clothes, I get my clothes with a lot of soap and water. Please help me. Can I get it manual, as I have any manual to know how to use it...


Hi mate what i think you should do is claen out the filter compartment at the front as it sounds that it is not rinsing properly.
Let me know how you get on.....

Feb 26, 2009 | Whirlpool AWM5125/1 Front Load Washer

1 Answer

Soon as i set cycle and swich on door light flashes open


hi,
The cycle doesn't advance
When the cycle doesn't advance, it's probably the timer or a cold-water supply problem:

It's the timer, if your washing machine fills with water and begins agitating, but the timer never advances--or if the washer is in a spin cycle and the timer won't advance. Then you need to replace the timer. 


It may be a cold-water supply problem, if the washing machine fills with water, agitates, drains, and spins, but then doesn't fill with rinse water. See There's no cold water.

Thanks for your question.

Jan 03, 2009 | Ariston Technologies AW129NA 16 Lbs Front...

1 Answer

Not finnishing cycle AWM 8121 washing machine


Can you manually advance it through all the steps of the cycle? If so, you can live with it until you replace the little timer motor. (I once carved a tiny wooden gear to replace a tiny nylon gear on the timer, and that worked fine for another 20 years.) If not, then I'd say the control unit needs replacing.

Nov 10, 2008 | Whirlpool Washing Machines

2 Answers

Whirlpool AWM 8023 -error F06


This erroe code means drive motor tackometer error Probably a bad motor or motor drive pc board or cable problems

May 23, 2007 | Whirlpool AWM8163 Front Load Washer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Washing Machines Logo

Related Topics:

61 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Washing Machines Experts

Gerry Harvey
Gerry Harvey

Level 3 Expert

1456 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

74896 Answers

Brad Brown

Level 3 Expert

15441 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...