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The washing machine is rusted under the lid. How do I take the top off so that I can repaint? The model is RAX7245KQO. I need to take the top of the cabinet off to repaint. I need directions as to how to get the top lip off the machine.

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You have to use ether a screwdriver of a wedge in the seal about a inch below the top and pry up it is held by strong spring clips it will take some work when done you just pop it down unplug unit first hope this helps

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