To enable all features please, YAF.NET © 2003-2020, Yet Another Forum.NET. At the current time I am using a toggle switch to perform the lock and unlock steps and a pair of pliers to place resistance on the motor. The problem would be in how you're tampering with these switches. L, Answer Washer Schematics.doc Wire color code.doc. This part meets all OEM quality standards; manufactured by a third party. Its the timing of that resistance in coordination with all lock connections. The lid switch ensures that the washer door is closed while the washer is spinning. 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I do not recommend that you attempt to bypass the lid switch on that washer. Not draining. (If not, it still might be a tilt switch using a less-conductive fluid; mercury is discouraged these days if it can be avoided since it's a hazardous material. p>Washplate AGZ72909702 turns back and forth at the bottom of the spin basket to circulate the wash load through the water. The original part number was 8563937. Tightening the screws fixed the problem. Ark-Les makes the switch. If the lid switch is broken, the washer will not spin. Other than the obvious dangers of running a washing machine with the lid open, this is not a difficult process. No, you can't just move it into position. Unplug the washer before replacing the door lock switch. Replacement washer door lock switch assembly. The lid switch on your Kenmore washer completes the electrical circuit when the lid is closed. This switch and harness assembly has a flat 3 pin plug with flat connections. Will not fill with water. Please enable Cookies and reload the page. Finally there will be left 2 cables (red and blue in my case) You need a 2 pole 3 way rocker or switch . If the washer does not operate, further testing is necessary to find out what is causing the problem. For those of you who wish to the best how to bypass lid switch on kenmore washer, you should not miss this article. (This switch will prevent the washer to receive locked and unlocked signals at the same time). Sangines, could I possibly see post of picks on how you bypass the lid switch, with using lid harness, tks, Hi Larz1976. ultimately saving 50-75 bucks to repair. )), +((!++(!!)+!!+!!+!!+!!+!!+!!+!!+)+(!++(!!)-)+(!+-(!!))+(!++(!!)+!!+!!)+(+!!)+(!++(!!)+!!+!!+!!+!!+!!+!!+!!)+(!++(!!)+!!+!!+!!+!!+!!+!!)+(!++(!!)-)+(!++(!!)+!!))/+((!++(!!)+!!+!!+)+(!++(!!)+!!)+(!++(!!)+!!+!!+!!+!!)+(!+-(!!))+(!++(!!)+!!+!!+!!+!!+!!+!!+!!)+(!++(!!)-)+(!++(!!)-)+(!++(!!)-)+(!++(!!)+!!+!!+!!+!!+!!+!! This part works with the following brands: Whirlpool, Maytag, Kenmore. Has anyone tried to bypass the Lid Lock on a Kenmore Oasis or Whirlpool Cabrio Washer and been successful? Locate the lid switch wiring harness on the rear of the top panel. 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One for the lid switch and one for the lock switch. Before It would not do anything but give me a "LID" code. The lid switch on your Kenmore washer completes the electrical circuit when the lid is closed. So I started probing and jumping different connections. One is activated by a magnet in the lid strike when it goes into the latch and the other is activated by a pulse of current to a solenoid in the switch from the control board. However, it sounds like you tried that. We know your feelings because we used to be in this weird situation when searching for How To Bypass Lid Switch On Kenmore Washer. unsure if I need to use a SPDT relay or if I need an inline resistor to one of my connections. If it doesn't detect that they are working after a couple wash cycles have been run, it will prevent the washer from working.