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11026912691 Kenmore Washer - Instructions

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lid switch was bad

  • Customer: jonny from pikeville TN
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: More than 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers, Socket set
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
the lid switch probably would have taken about an hour, but when I moved the washer, one of the water lines sprung a leak, then couldn't get it un-screwed from the falset, so had to cut a pvc line, put the falset in a vise and the falset broke, so had made 2 trips to town, and had to replace both water lines, one falset, and lots of cleanup, so it was an all day job, but the switch I started out to fix, was easy, and a good video for instuction was included.

Broken lid switch

  • Customer: Sheila from Willits CA
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
It was extremely easy and went very well. Installed new switch

Washer would not spin......

  • Customer: Ellen from Springfield LA
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Ordered lid switch, received it very quickly....Husband replaced the broken one......Everything went very smooth....Thank you, once again.....

lid switch assembly

  • Customer: Mark from Kerrville TX
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
I watched the "Parts Select" video. Followed the instructions given in the video. Repair went just like the video, very easy. Thanks for your help, without the video I would never have figured out how to get to the switch without tearing something up.

Washer would not spin clothes dry.

  • Customer: Frank from Falling Waters, WV
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Repair was fairly easy. I watched the on line video aned followed it to a "T". Repair was complete in about 30 minutes.

Washer did run at certain cycles

  • Customer: Kerey from Katy TX
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers, Wrench(Adjustable)
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
The job itself was easy in general. It took me a little longer because the ground screw was rusted and I had go figure out how to get it off. I used wd-40 and some serious thought LOL. I want to give credit to Repair Clinic on Youtube and some forums for help determining the problem and being able fix it.

Lid switch assembly not functioning; washer wouldn't drain or spin.

  • Customer: JANET from LEANDER TX
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 1- 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers, Wrench(Adjustable)
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Removed washing machine knob panel; removed front lid cover. Disconnected hardware to access old, faulty lid switch assembly. Installed new lid switch assembly and reassembled washer. Voila, washer now drained and spun!

Needed to Replace the Lid Switch

  • Customer: Timothy from San Luis Obispo CA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers, Wrench set
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Unfortunately, I had started taking apart the washing machine before I got frustrated and found this video. I wasted sooo much time. When I found the PartSelect.com video, I followed the steps exactly and it was a breeze. I was done in 15 min, tops. Now I will always check PartSelect.com before making any appliance home repairs :) Being able to do this saved me a ton of money, as well. I love this site!

Timer would not advanse

  • Customer: david from wassaic NY
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
The hardest part was moving everything, once the cabinet was removed from the washer replacing the switch for the lid was easy. Good for another ten years...

washer would not drain and spin, timer would continue and sometimes load is too wet.

  • Customer: espiritu from palm coast FL
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Replaced the Lid Switch Assembly by following the PartSelect's video instruction on lid switch replacement.

Out of balance on spin cycles

  • Customer: Darren from Saint Jacob IL
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Removed the top part of the electronic panel. Removed the top lid. Removed the old tub springs and replaced them with new ones. Works great and for only $20.00. It beats buying a new washer. Thanks!

did not spin all the water out of clothes (clutch was slipping)

  • Customer: donald from alexander NY
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 1- 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers, Socket set, Wrench set, Wrench(Adjustable)
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
followed repair instruction,( bought on line and down loaded ) some instructions were unclear but when you have the machine apart its obvious. your parts breakdown helped more than the instructions once the cabinet was opened.

Hanger on motor broke and destroyed the coupling

  • Customer: Andre from Torrance CA
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers, Socket set
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Turned machine on it’s back after removing the hose that goes to the drain, removed the bottom dust guard, I removed the hoses (take a picture before removing things so you know how to orient them when putting it back together) and drained the water first but this is not necessary (there are YouTube videos where they suggest removing the outer case, unclipping the pump and then removing the motor. This would be optimal as you don't need to deal with the water running out of the washer when you remove the hoses). Removed the 4 electrical connectors (multi-plug, 1 x two prong plug and 2 capacitor connector plugs) One of the motor hangers were broken on my machine, I removed the other one and then slipped the motor out. Removed the broken hanger and securing screws and the old rubber grommets, slipped the coupling out (had to leverage out with a large flat screwdriver). Installed new coupling and rubber on the gearbox side, 4 grommets on the motor and the other coupling on the motor. Inserted the hangers on the gearbox side and then mounted the motor. (it is easier if you turn the washer on its back so the drum moves down and gives you more room to drop the motor in from the top), clipped the motor hangers on and fastened the two metal screws, mounted the pump and hoses and reinstalled the dust guard. Turned it right side up and tested before dragging it back into the laundry. Washing again like it did when first bought it in 1998. I would recommend that when a coupling brakes, replace it as well as the hangers and grommets to make sure it has no room for play. Mine broke way too quick as I did the last coupling about a year ago, problem I think was that I had the wrong grommets causing excessive vibration and wear.

Hose cracked and leaked water all over basement floor

  • Customer: Edward from High Ridge MO
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Leaned the washer forward, removed the old hose and clamped on the new one. It took all of 5 minutes. The part was delivered in two days. I couldn't be happier with our experience.

After 18 years and a family of four, my drain hose developed about a 3/4 inch split.

  • Customer: Robert from Carmichaels PA
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
After removing the body housing for the washer to find the problem, I left the housing off until my drain hose arrived (in 2 business days). Remember to keep your spring hose rings from the old drain hose. Within 10 minutes, I had the new drain hose attached and clipped in to the rear of the machine. Within 30 minutes, my wife was washing a load of clothes. **Reminder: This is a good time to thoroughly clean the areas of your washer that you normally do not get to. Also remember that your first load of clothes washed after the repairs and cleaning should be dark (i.e. jeans or work clothes) should their be any residual dirt in your drum after cleaning.
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