Author Topic: Whirlpool Cabrio HE ENERGY STAR H2LOW WASH SYSTEM (MODEL# WTW5500XW0)  (Read 2216 times)

Offline deefarr

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My name is DeDe,
 I have a Whirlpool Cabrio Energy Star HE H2Low Wash System model# WTW5500XW0 SERIAL#CO5331031. The Washer will turn on but it will not lock, which causes it not to start the wash cycle. I have unplugged the washer and have even tried to hold down the start button to unlock it. The door will not lock and this causes the washer not to function properly.
ANY SOLUTIONS THAT AREN'T AS COSTLY

Offline dab147315

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HERE IS A MANUAL FOR YOUR MODEL.POSSIBLE CAUSE ARE LID SWITCH,ACTUATOR AND LOOK UNDER WASHER FOR A LOOSE NUT ON PULLEY THAT HOLDS BELT ON.https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/61077234/W10329932%20L-84%20Whirlpool%20Vertical%20Modular%20Washer%20copy.pdf
« Last Edit: March 22, 2014, 02:31:09 PM by dab147315 »

Offline deefarr

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Thank you,
 I will read this manual tonight, any pointers on changing the lid latch


Offline deefarr

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I will order the part, try the repair and let you know how it turns out. (fingers crossed)
Thanks Again

Offline Blaiser

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Had the same problem with same exact machine. I wound up replacing the lid switch and it did not correct the problem, sorry to say it was the Control Board that was the issue. Hope it is the Lid switch much less expensive fix.

 

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