Our washer will not rinse or spin. Could the problem be the Lid Switch Assembly?
Answer Hello Karla. Yes, if the lid switch is bad on the unit, it will prevent the unit from going into the spin cycle.
Is the washing machine lid switch a mercury switch?
Answer Hello Justin,
There is no mercury in the lid switch. It is a mechanical switch with a spring in it. When the lid is closed, the spring is compressed and the switch is closed electrically.
Does the lid switch assembly work on the whirlpool ultimate care II ???
Answer Hello Joseph. Yes, this switch does fit some of those, but you will need to check your model number to be certain.
Kenmore washer fills with water but will not agitate or spin. No noises from motor etc.
You will want to test your lid switch for continuity. With the lid closed there should be continuity and if there is not continuity then replace the switch.