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My 42 year old whirlpool compacter #TU8750xxPO goes whump…

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My 42 year old whirlpool compacter #TU8750xxPO goes whump whump whump at the top of its travel I cannot get it to cycle properly It has been apart recently to relieve a jam, but cycled properly twice before doing the whump whump what is wrong?

Contractor's Assistant: Can you guesstimate how old your Whirlpool is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?

42 years old model TU8750xxPO

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Appliance
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Appliance Technician: Kelly, Appliance Technician replied 7 months ago
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Appliance Technician: Kelly, Appliance Technician replied 7 months ago

It only does this at the top of its travel when the ram is going back up?

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Appliance Technician: Kelly, Appliance Technician replied 7 months ago

It only does this at the top of its travel when the ram is going back up?

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Appliance Technician: Kelly, Appliance Technician replied 7 months ago

There is a directional/limit switch at the top that will need to be replaced. The video at the link below show shows how it is replaced.

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The link below is to the part you will need!

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