Hi my name isXXXXX have been an appliance
servicer since 1992.
The door lock and switch assembly can be
replaced through the top of the washer.
Remove the top panel by removing the rear screws of the top. Slide the top panel back and up.This should remove the top.
Disconnect the two wire plugs by reaching down from the
top, opening the door, and removing the mounting
screws and lifting the door lock out through the
I believe your problems will be solved by just changing the door switch.
You can use the OEM part# XXXXX for the door switch. But it is extremely expensive. Frigidaire makes the same switch for half the cost:NNN-NN-NNNNbr/>
Both parts can be Googled or Repair clinic is one that has them.
Hope this helps you
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