How to access the start switch on this model.
To access the start switch you will want to remove the 2 screws at the back of the control panel endcaps and then roll the control panel back. If this does not work then remove the cover off the back of the control panel.
How do I remove the end caps.
You will want to use a flat blade like a putty knife between the end cap in the front of the control panel on either side and slide it under the end cap. This will allow the control panel to be released. Once released you will be able to disconnect the endcaps.
How do I remove the end caps on my whirlpool washer?
To remove the endcaps you will remove the screw from the back of the endcaps and roll the control panel up and out. This will allow you to take the endcaps off the control panel.