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I have a top load whirlpool model gvw9959KQ2. the lights are

Customer Question

I have a top load whirlpool model gvw9959KQ2 . the lights are all on and I cannot stop them or change them. Push any button and no results.
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Whirlpool is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: twelve years seriel number CR3983951 Type170
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Trying too
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: not that I know
Submitted: 13 days ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  AppTech8579 replied 13 days ago.

Hello and welcome to Just Answer. Please allow me a few moments to review your question.

Expert:  AppTech8579 replied 13 days ago.

Unplug the unit for 30 minutes and see if it resets.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Have done that and no change
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
It is now 1:30AM and I am going to bed. Will contact you when I get up . This is taking more time than I expected. I will have to consider the phone call.
Expert:  AppTech8579 replied 13 days ago.

Unfortunately the control board needs replaced.

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