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Hello, I have a Kenmore 700 series top load washer and I want to replace the water level switch. Can I get some help on how to get it open to replace it without breaking it. Thanks for any help

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First, see the Sears parts site for your washer:
http://www.searspartsdirect.com/partsdirect/index.action

Enter your model number (###.######) and you'll see a list of major sub-components with diagrams and parts.


Next, see the following for how to release the console and pull the cabinet:

http://www.american-appliance.com/catalog/newsdesk_info.php?newsPath=16&newsdesk_id=131&osCsid=9222843035ff0ba4f37d6b4ef8816bdf

Also see the Whirlpool / Kenmore Service Manual for top load, direct drive washers. It has troubleshooting and testing procedures.

https://secured.whirlpool.com/Service/SrvTechAdm.nsf/2cd44500d572193285256a45004fd9d6/f7e2147fa98b28cf85257122007475cb/$FILE/L-55.pdf


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