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Whirlpool Made Direct Drive Washers


In this page you will find all the links to videos that will show you how to fix your Whirlpool made direct drive washer.

Click on the links that have something to do with the problem that you are having with your washer and you will see the videos showing you how the repairs are done.

Watch the videos as many times needed until you know how the repairs are done.

Washer Won't Start

If the problem that you are having with your Whirlpool made direct drive washer is that is not starting in any of the cycles that you are trying it on. In other words the washer is dead, acting like is not connected to the electric outlet.

You will need to check the following parts until you find out which part is the one you will need to replace to get the washer working properly again.

1. The Wall Outlet

2. The Cabinet

3. The Power Cord

4. The Lid Or Door Switches

5. The Timer Push/Pull Switch

Washer Won't Fill

If the problem is that the washer is not filling at all, not taking in cold water, not taking in hot water or it is filling but is taking too long to fill to the selected level.

You will need to check the following parts until you find out which part is the one you will need to replace to get the washer filling properly again.

Make sure to check that the faucets that supply water to the washer are opened before checking anything else. 

1. The Water Valve Filters

2. The Water Mixing Valve

3. The Water Temperature Switch

4. The Water Level Switch

Washer Won't Agitate

If the problem with your Whirlpool made direct drive washer is that it fills to the selected water level, but is not agitating.

You will need to check the following parts until you find out which part is the one you will need to replace to get the washer agitating properly again.

1. The Agitator Dogs

2. The Agitator

3. Agitator Clothes Mover

4. The Door Switches

5. The Motor Coupler

6. How The Gearcase Works

7. Gearcase Replacing

Washer Won't Drain

If the problem with your Whirlpool washer is that is that is filling and agitating properly, but is not draining the water from the tub.

You will need to check the following parts until you find out which part is the one you will need to replace to get the washer draining properly again.

Make sure that the drain hose is not too long or kinked before checking anything else.

1. Remove Obstructions

2. The Water Pump

Washer Won't Spin

If the problem with your Whirlpool washer is that is that is filling, agitating and draining properly but is not spinning at all or is not spinning fast enough to remove the water from the clothes. 

You will need to check the following parts until you find out which part is the one you will need to replace to get the washer spinning properly again.

1. The Motor Coupler

2. The Lid Switches

3. Lid Switch Bypassing

4. The Clutch Assembly

5. The Basket Drive Block

6. The Basket Drive & Brake Tube

7. How The Gearcase Works

8. Gearcas Replacing

Washer Leaks Water

If the problem with your Whirlpool washer is that is that is filling, agitating, draining and spinning properly but is leaking water.

You will need to check the following parts until you find out which part is the one that you will need to replace to stop the washer from leaking water.

Make sure to check the fill hoses behind the washer to make sure they are not leaking water before checking anything else.

1. The Water Mixing Valve

2. The Water Level Selector Switch

3. The Outer Tub

4. The Counterbalance Spring

Washer Make Noises

If the problem with your Whirlpool washer is that is that is filling, agitating, draining and spinning properly, but is making noises. 

You will need to check the following parts until you find out which part is the one you will need to replace to get the washer working properly again.

Make sure to check the drain and fill hoses behind the washer to make sure they are not banging against the cabinet when the washer is agitating or spinning before checking anything else.

1. Agitator Dogs

2. The motor

3. The Motor Coupler

4. The Water Pump

5. The Skate Plate

6. The Gearcase









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