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In order to take the knob off first you look behind the timer and in the center there's a white or clear piece of plastic while looking horizontaly at it you will see a space in it like a tab. Get a pair of needlenose pliers and insert it into the hole and be GENTAL you want to pull up or away from the device while at the same time pulling on the knob. If you do this correctly the knob will come off but theirs two more pieces to take off. After the knob is taken off theirs like a round plastic shield that should pop off using your hand then theirs the indicator after that you should use a screw driver a flat head and try to center the screw driver in the center of the piece ( the piece will flex so dont be scared of that but be GENTAL)and be GENTAL but firm when you push down on the screw driver so you lift the piece off the center post and now everyting is free and the timer can be removed from the washer.


This Is for Timer Part #3955765 for WhirlPool Washers.

Hope this helped anyone who found this info useful.

Posted on Feb 25, 2009

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