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  • DiMerc Jun 28, 2008

    Thanks. The lid clicks, but only if I put something in between the side of the lid and the washer and push the front of the lid down hard. Then I have to put something heavy on the front of the lid to have it continue to work. Does that mean the switch works and the lid is the problem?? Thanks so much for the helpful info!

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If the lid lifts up from the front, tighten the hinge screws on both sides of the lid. If the screws are tight open and close the lid..listen for a click.. no click..lid switch is bad.

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    Richard Jun 28, 2008

    This indicated the lid switch is broken. Send me a model number and I will tell you how to replace and how to order one. This is a very easy do-it yourself repair.

    Regards,
    reg501


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