Watching my not starting Whirlpool washer videos, is like having me next to you showing you how the repairs are done.
If the problem with your Whirlpool direct drive washer is that is not starting in any of the cycles that you try it on, in other words the washer is dead you will need to check the following parts until you find the part or parts that could be causing the problem.
Taking apart: To fix a Whirlpool direct drive washer that is not starting, the first thing that you need to learn before you try to fix it, is how to take it apart and how to put it back together properly. Once you know how to dismantle the washer, the repairs becomes easier to do.
The wall outlet: The first thing that will you need to check before dismantling the washer, is the voltage at the wall outlet. You need to make sure that the wall outlet has electricity on it. The wall outlet video will show you the easier way to check it out.
The power cord: If the wall outlet check ok, the next part that you need to check is the washer power cord. A bad power cord could be preventing the washer from starting. The power cord video will show you how to check it, remove it and replace if you need to.
The door or lid switch: This switch is used to prevent the motor from running if the door is opened or if the switch is bad. A bad door switch is a common problem with these washers. The door or lid switch video will show you how this repair is done.
The timer: If the problem is a not starting Whirlpool washer, the problem could be a bad timer. Most people replace the timer without checking it hoping that it take care of the problem. My video will show you how to check, remove and replace the timer.