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Kitchenaid - remove lid
« on: September 17, 2007, 11:41:42 AM »
I need to replace a lid switch, but first need to determine how to remove the lid.  Then determine how to replace the switch.  Any help?

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Re: Kitchenaid - remove lid
« Reply #1 on: September 17, 2007, 11:47:48 AM »
Well ok, Kitchenaid what?  Washer?  Need the complete model number to see what is in yours??? What and where the switch is located? Give us some help here...lol... :)

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Re: Kitchenaid - remove lid
« Reply #2 on: September 17, 2007, 11:51:26 AM »
Washer model number KAWS850JQ0

thanks for the help

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Re: Kitchenaid - remove lid
« Reply #3 on: September 17, 2007, 12:06:59 PM »
Here are your washer breakdown pages complete with part numbers, you can see the lid switch on page 1, the top does not come off, the whole case, (top, front and sides) come off as one piece after the console is flipped up... CLICK HERE

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Re: Kitchenaid - remove lid
« Reply #5 on: September 17, 2007, 12:17:45 PM »
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the top does not come off, the whole case, (top, front and sides) come off as one piece after the console is flipped up

Like in this video here.

**Disconnect the power to the washer before you start any repairs**

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To view this video clip you will need the Free Quicktime Player

I just downloaded this one to the server and need to add it to Video Gallery yet.

Hope you find our site helpful.

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Re: Kitchenaid - remove lid
« Reply #6 on: September 17, 2007, 12:19:38 PM »
Cool thanks AJ, forgot about the videos...lol....here is the lid switch you will need.
http://www.repairclinic.com/SmartSearch/SSPartDetail.aspx?PartID=547225&PPStack=1

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