Wash Cycle Selection Knob had plastic teeth on the underside that stripped out with years of use.

ApplianceGeneral Electric Washer


Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Pliers
Screw drivers

Dennis From Middletown, RI

Sep 06, 2008

9 out of 12 people found this instruction helpful

I used a pair of needle nose pliers and a screw drive to remove the clip holding the knob on its shaft. The new knob came with its clip already in place, so it "popped" right on. I ordered the compression ring in error and it it was not needed

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Knob and Clip

Part Number: PS268451

In Stock

Compression Ring

Part Number: PS271609

In Stock