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Offline JWWebster

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Re: Maytag - to lid switch or not to lid switch, that is the question
« Reply #10 on: March 12, 2011, 09:51:40 PM »
Yeah i would say your probo was a blown fuse due to bad watervalve.
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Re: Maytag - to lid switch or not to lid switch, that is the question
« Reply #11 on: March 13, 2011, 07:19:08 AM »
The lid switch fuse will open based on a short circuit or over amping,obviously. Is it possible that your machine water temperature setting was switched to HOT with a capped valve that would overheat with no water passing?  Does the HOT water wire get power when calling for water while set for COLD? Remove the wires from the HOT side of the valve and run the machine. Does it still blow the fuse?
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