Kenmore model 110 washer repair manual: Kenmore 110 Series Washing Machine Repair

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Kenmore 110 Series Washing Machine Lid Switch Replacement

    • To avoid risk of electric shock, unplug the washing machine.

    • Using a 5/16″ socket wrench or an adjustable wrench, remove the three screws from the top rear of the washer.

    • Lifting from the rear, remove the top panel.

    • Set the top panel on its rear face, with its underside facing you.

    • The top panel will still be connected to the washer by wires and hoses. It will help if you have a flat raised surface to set the top panel on.

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    • Using a 5/16″ socket wrench or hand wrench, remove the two screws from the component cover.

    • Gripping from the bottom, pull the component cover out of the washer.

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      Carefully unplug the two wires connected to the lid switch.

    • Remove the two Phillips screws securing the bracket.

    • Remove the green ground wire.

    • With a screwdriver, remove the single screw connecting the lid switch to the bracket.

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