Question about Washing Machines
You need to determine if the door LATCH is the problem, or the door CATCH. The LATCH is the electronic locking mechanism. The CATCH is the small peg that inserts into the latch when the door is closed. If you determine the catch to be defective, replacment should be self-explanatory. There's just a couple of screws that hold it in place on the inner door facing. If the latch requires replacement. The repair is a little more inlvolved. The following link explains:
Replacement parts can be purchased from any of the following web sites:
Replacements parts (if required) can be purchased from any of the following websites:
Prices vary between sites, so shop and compare. the first three sites listed also have helpful exploded view parts illustrations to assist you with locating and properly identifying the parts you may need.
If you have any questions, please post back with your MODEL NUMBER and let me know. I hope you find this information helpful.
NOTE: You CANNOT adjust the latch by adjusting the door hinges.
Posted on Aug 25, 2010
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