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Lid will not lock, Washer will not start: I press

Lid will not lock, Washer will not start: I press start and lid-lock light blinks and clicking sounds from panel. Unplugged for "resent" - no difference. Lid-lock does not appear broken. Drained hoses, 'just in case' that had affect. nothing. Any ideas? Thanks!

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    cherie Oct 11, 2013

    forgot to include model!

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    cherie Oct 11, 2013

    WHIRLPOOL WTW5640XW0

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There might be the issue of the lock as the control board tries to send signal to close the lock but it can not. This is common issue with the lock more than the control board.

Posted on Oct 22, 2013

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SOURCE: How to open washer to check and fix lid switch

the lid switch can be changed without removing from closet for sure,you can remove the angular access panel between the2 units youll see 2 brass clips holding the cabinet to the top, slide the entire top toward you to remove. its located under there. there may be 2 screws across the rear of main top holding down as well but yea pulling out will get you kn more access to any component

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SOURCE: The lid will not lock on my Whirlpool Cabrio

id change the door switch

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SOURCE: Will start the wash cycle and DL come on and light

Hi,

"dl"indicates a door lock error. A Door Lock Error occurs if the door cannot be unlocked. It will try to lock it 6 times before displaying the error.
Check for the following when dl occurs:

  • Door Lock Mechanism broken.

  • Check Door Lock/Switch Assembly for foreign objects

  • Check Wire Harness connections to the Door Lock/Switch Assembly and Central Control Unit (CCU)

  • Door Lock/Switch Assembly Failure


Thank you !!

Posted on Jul 28, 2010

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