How do I unlock the door on my Whirlpool Duet washer?

How do I unlock the door on my Whirlpool Duet washer?

How to Unlock a Whirlpool Duet Washing MachineReach up inside the front panel and locate the door latch assembly on the right side of door.Feel for a tear-drop shaped tab on the bottom of the door latch assembly. This tab will manually unlock the door.Gently pull down on tab about 1/4 inch or until you hear a click. The door should open.

Can you reverse the door on a Whirlpool Duet washer?

Because of the door lock assembly in the newer front load washers like yours, the door cannot be reversed.

How do I bypass the door lock on a Whirlpool washer?

How to Bypass a Washing Machine Lid LockTurn off the washer and unplug the appliance. Locate the retaining tabs and/or screws that hold the top horizontal panel down. Look for the lid lock switch on the underside of the top panel and where it fits into the appliance. Put the lid back down and plug the washing machine back into the electrical outlet.

What causes a washer not to agitate?

If your washer won’t agitate but spins, a broken agitator may be to blame. The output shaft of the transmission is splined to the agitator to secure it in place. Over time, some of the components of the agitator can wear down or break with normal usage, causing your washing machine not agitating issue.

What does it mean when a washer won’t agitate?

If your washer fills with water but doesn’t agitate, the problem is likely to be a faulty lid switch, a broken belt, or a problem with the motor. (Note: Direct-drive washing machines do not have belts.)

Does Whirlpool make a washer with an agitator?

If you’re set on buying an agitator washer check our washing machine ratings. The $580 Whirlpool WTW4850BW is the only top-loader agitator washer to make our top picks. It was one of the few to deliver impressive cleaning, used the least water, and cycle time was 50 minutes on the heavy-soil setting.