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Sir my operating knob for my clothes washer sems striped.

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Sir my operating knob for my clothes washer sems striped. It does not move (click) to the settings, extra heavy, normal etc., how can I corect this?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  John replied 4 years ago.

Hi Im John I will help you with the timer problem.

Your saying the timer shaft isn't moving at all ?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
It only move when I pull it out and ido a load of clothesbut I can not put it to my desired seetings.
Expert:  John replied 4 years ago.

The timer shaft is seized up, you can use an electrical spray cleaner to try to free the shaft.Remove the dial and spray the shaft it should work for you.

This is the timer in case you need the replacement.

Let me know how you make out please.

http://www.partselect.com/PS382423-Whirlpool-661549-Timer-60hz.htm?SourceCode=7&SearchTerm=11082872120&ModelNum=11082872120

 

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