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How do you unlock the lid on a washing machine?
Can you bypass the lid switch on a Kenmore washer?
The lid switch on your Kenmore washer completes the electrical circuit when the lid is closed. If you do not have a volt-ohm meter, you can bypass the lid switch using a jumper wire to simulate the connection to the washer wiring harness. via
Why is my Kenmore washer locked?
The Kenmore front-loading washer remains locked during the wash cycle and as long as water remains in the washtub. If the washer senses water in the washtub once it completes its cycle, the door remains locked. Pressing the “Drain/Spin” button on the control panel often removes excess water and releases the door lock. via
Why is my washer stuck on lid lock?
– Lock striker that presses down on the lid switch may be out of alignment. – A piece of lint or washing machine detergent has built up over time and hinders the locking of the lid. – The control board sees an open lid switch when it attempts to lock. via
How do you bypass a lid lock? (video)
Will washer work without lid lock?
11 Answers. Do I recommend it? NO. The lid lock it to prevent injury to the people near the washer, as without it stopping the machine, the agitator will turn with the lid open. via
Can you bypass a washer lid switch?
Most washing machines come equipped with a lid switch. This switch performs the same function, but the lid must be locked in place for the machine to wash. A simple bypass for the first type of lid switch is to simply jam a piece of wood into the switch, causing it to activate the solenoid. via
How do you bypass the lid switch on a Kenmore washer model 110?
Pull the console forward and fold back out of the way. Remove the lid switch connector. To temporarily bypass the lid switch, uses a small piece of insulated wire bent in the shape of a U and short the two wires together in the female part of the connector. DO NOT SHORT ANYTHING TO THE GREEN WIRE. via
How do I know if my washer lid switch is bad? (video)
How do I turn off the control lock on my Kenmore washer?
How do you fix a Kenmore washer door lock? (video)
How do you reset a Kenmore washing machine?
How do you bypass a washing machine door lock? (video)
Can't open the door on my washing machine? (video)
How do I turn off the lid lock on my Maytag washer?
Touch "Cycle Signal" near the front-loading washer's LCD control panel to deactivate the washer's lock controls. The lock icon disappears from the LCD control panel when the lock control is off. via