Plastic holding the Lid Switch screws broke

ApplianceKenmore Washer


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

Ronald From North Brunswick, NJ

Nov 29, 2008

6 out of 7 people found this instruction helpful

Removed the 2 screws holding the control panel.
Tilt the control panel back to expose the spring clips.
Disconnected the Lid Switch Harness plug from the control panel.
Pry out the 2 spring clips, each located on either side of the top of the cabinet.
Openned top lid, placed one hand into the lid openning and pulled the cabinet forward.
Disconnected ground wire. Installed new switch while cabinet was off. Reconnected Harness connector after re-installing the cabinet.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Lid Switch Assembly

Part Number: PS334600

In Stock