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Old 12-22-2013, 05:43 PM
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Model Number: LEC9000PW0   Brand: Whirlpool   Age: 5 - 10 years   

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Dryer does not start when I push the start button but if I wiggle the black little door switch toggle into the right positon then it then works. can the switch be going bad or are these switches all or nothing?


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can the switch be going bad or are these switches all or nothing?
Yes the door switches can go intermittent.

Before replacing check the switch actuator sometimes just bending that will fix the problem. Note that you should hold the switch end of the attractor with a pair of needle nose pliers so that you do not break the switch.
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Thanks, I got a new door switch from you guys and it works great now. I was amazed the video on how to replace the door switch said 5 minutes and it only took me ten thanks for great how to videos.

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