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How to access the timer on my kenmore 11026962502

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((((top load washer machine )))

first UNPLUG THE WASHER FROM THE POWER OUTLET..!

On the headpanel looking at the knobs
you will see the side covers on the end of the head panel. depending on the model of course, the side covers pop out
lift the bottom of the cover slightly, then the top an pull to the outside
then use a philips screw driver to remove the two screws one on each side, then slightly move the headpanel towards the back , then raise it then up an you right in it

to remove the timer you will see some srews holding the timer from the back, and to remove the knob pop the time knob out an turn it clock counterwise an the knob will come off

just a comment am not sure why you chancing the timer on your washer, but iin case your washer washes an stops right at the spin cycle, and is fill w/water. is not the timer that is bad, check the lid switch may be broken!


good luck post some feedback!

Posted on Feb 01, 2010

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