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I can't get the timer switch off

I have a Kenmore Washing Machine (mod. # 110.20642990) and I can't get the switch off to replace timer unit. I have tried to turn it counter clockwise when it is pulled out and pushed in, but nothing works.

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  • jjevans30 Dec 04, 2007

    I got the knob off, but now I can't get the timer to disconnect. I unplugged the wires and removed two screws.



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On the inside of the timer switch hold the shaft that the Knob is on with a pair of needle nose pliers and pull the knob from the front. " Gently"

Posted on Jan 24, 2008


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