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Offline fmillner

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Maytag washer
« on: January 10, 2009, 02:18:54 PM »
How do you open front of Maytag MAV6457AWW Maytag Washer?

Offline Mr. Fix-It

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Re: Maytag washer
« Reply #1 on: January 13, 2009, 12:38:23 PM »
If you look down at the bottom of the front panel you will either see a screw on either side of the front or 2 clips at the very bottom. Either undo the screws or jam a scraper under the clips and pull the bottom out toward you until it comes out a coupleof feet or so and it should come loose at the top.

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Re: Maytag washer
« Reply #2 on: January 13, 2009, 10:10:13 PM »
Between the top & front panel about 1-2 inches in on both sides there is a spring clip,USE A PUTTY KNIFE or you will chip the top. Lift the top up. You will then see 2 screws facing forward on the front panel about 6 inches down. Remove those & the panel will swing down ,lift off tabs.

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Re: Maytag washer
« Reply #3 on: January 14, 2009, 07:14:10 AM »
 Repair manuals and guides require you to use a putty knife to perform this procedure, but there is another method which is just as effective and will not harm the finish on the cabinet...


Everyone has a few dozen of these lying around...use them if you do not own a putty knife:

« Last Edit: January 14, 2009, 11:24:29 AM by Repair-man »
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