Michael Smith... Hello,
Looks like we are in luck
My FAV website form "MANUALS
Happens to have your SERVICE & REPAIR
Maytag JDB4000AW Service Manual
The actual description on page 29 is not all that ILLUMINATING
... and WORSE I WAS HOPING TO SEE A circuit DRAWING to confirm what I already knew..
" takes the POWERED SIDE... (hot
" (normally closed) goes to the WATER VALVE
During the sequence of washing...
the controller applies power to the "COM
when the FLOAT SWITCH
... is NOT floating power
continues to be "ON
" to the WATER-VALVE
When the water get to the operational (
level the "NC
" (normally closed).. OPENS and shuts
OFF the WATER VALVE
I ONLY looked halfway through the "service" manual...
before I came to the conclusion there were NO SUCH
circuit or schematic drawings
... (verified on 2nd pass).
Even after to careers in electronics
... I hate working on
ELECTRIC stuff... My personal pleasure would be to invite you to look at the No Contact Volt Tests... (NCVT
Amazon com no contact volt test
For between $10 & $20 you can be the proud owner of a
... Mine is a KLEIN... (long ago.. & far away).
Turns red & chirps... when it gets near power
(so I won't have to (turn RED
Klein Tools NCVT 1 Non Contact Voltage Tester Electrical Tools Amazon com
Still got it... Still love it...!!
Hope this helps...
and I am glad to hear it is a long story rather than a
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