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My Maytag washer lid will not lock, About 1 yr MVWC350AW0,

Customer Question

My Maytag washer lid will not lock
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Maytag is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: About 1 yr MVWC350AW0
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: No
Submitted: 21 days ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 21 days ago.

Hello from Just Answer and the Appliance Category
My name is Woody.
I will be glad to assist you today.
I have been servicing ALL Major Brands of Appliances for 36 Years, I own my own Appliance repair Company
And I teach appliance repair at a local Community College.
I have over 100,000 plus in home repairs and over 80,000 internet repairs under my belt.
You will be paying me for my ANSWER to your Appliance Question,, Not for the repair of your appliance hence the name of this site Just Answer.
I will do my best to take the information that you provide to me and make a Diagnosis for you to be able to repair your own Appliance.

Give me a minute or two to pull up information on this model

Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 21 days ago.

ok if the lid will not lock and the lid seems to be closing properly .

Then I would suspect the lid /lock switch has failed. which is a common issue on this design since the switch is all plastic.

and it will need to be replaced.

The link below is to the part you will need from a highly recommended company rated A+ with the Better Business Bureau.
They offer a 100% money back guarantee, EVEN ON INSTALLED ELECTRICAL PARTS, for an entire year!
They are the only company to allow returns on installed parts for a refund and offer a FULL ONE YEAR WARRANTY!

https://www.repairclinic.com/PartDetail/Door-Lock/W10404050/1938607?rcaid=1000070

If you have any questions just reply back to me .

Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 21 days ago.

do you have any questions for me ?

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