Author Topic: WTW5500XW2 not spinning lid locked  (Read 2063 times)

Offline niobrara

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Re: WTW5500XW2 not spinning lid locked
« Reply #15 on: December 20, 2012, 06:40:13 PM »
Gorilla glue works also  O0

Offline tprox

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Re: WTW5500XW2 not spinning lid locked
« Reply #16 on: December 20, 2012, 07:06:41 PM »
2 funny on the Gorilla glue. I have a ice dispensor story on Gorilla glue, but will not tell......... ;)

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Re: WTW5500XW2 not spinning lid locked
« Reply #17 on: December 20, 2012, 08:49:44 PM »
Is there a w/p p/n for the threadlock or just buy at the hareware store?????

  The service notice says to use Loctite threadlocker blue 242. Commonly available at most hardware stores. It also recommends running the calibration function in diagnostic mode to recalibrate the washer.

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« Last Edit: December 20, 2012, 08:51:40 PM by fairbank56 »

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Re: WTW5500XW2 not spinning lid locked
« Reply #18 on: December 20, 2012, 09:06:54 PM »
I recalibrate on any VMW service call. Just in case.

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Re: WTW5500XW2 not spinning lid locked
« Reply #19 on: December 20, 2012, 09:26:31 PM »
Is there a w/p p/n for the threadlock or just buy at the hareware store?????

Not sure if there is a Whirlpool part number or not, but you can just get it at the hardware store.

Yes you are correct had to plug back in the washer to get it unlocked....Sorry I'm only the middle lady...... ;D

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