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Kenmore Elite Catalyst Mod. 22052

Moved washer out of storage, laid it on back in truck, and oil leaked from somwhere.  Not gallons, but maybe two tablespoons worth or more.  Plugged washer in, no power evidenced in unit.  Totally no response or evidence that power is connected.  Is there some sort of shutoff switch or sensor I should be aware of?

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Re: Kenmore Elite Catalyst Mod. 22052

Oil is no problem. The door switch/interlock is faulty. Replace door interlock. Try closing the door firmly with an extra little shove on the door handle. Sometimes this works.

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