Washer wouldn't start with lid closed as it should

ApplianceMaytag Washer


Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Wrench set
Screw drivers

Thomas From Doral, FL

Jul 04, 2008

19 out of 24 people found this instruction helpful

First, removed two phillips screws that hold instrument cluster in place.
Second, slid instrument cluster off washer.
Third, removed washer lid.
Third, removed faulty switch, removed guide tube and plunger.
Replaced switch, guide tube and plunger.
Removed old and replaced new lid cam.
Reassembled lid and instrument cluster.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Lid Switch Assembly (Now subbed to Lid Switch Assembly)

Part Number: PS2003435

In Stock

USE WPL 22002757 (Now subbed to GUIDE TUBE)

Part Number: PS2020567

In Stock

USE WPL 22003942 (Now subbed to Lid Cam - Bisque)

Part Number: PS2021472

In Stock