Begin by determining if the Whirlpool washer isn’t responding. Was the circuit faulty? You can check if the circuit trip is taking place by plugging a dryer to the outlet. If the hair dryer does not work, the wiring within the outlet could be the cause. Consult an electrician for repairs to the electrical outlet.
The wiring issue could be in the washer , if the hair dryer does not work. These are the steps to verify wiring in your Whirlpool washer:
- Unplug the Whirlpool washer and check the power cord for damages. If the power cord is damaged, repair it.
- Check the wiring connections on the main control board. Reconnect any loose wires.
- If your Whirlpool washer has digital displays, verify the wire connections between the control board that controls the washer and the board for the user interface. Connect any wires that are loose to the user interface. If the wiring connections are fine, you may be required to replace the control board as well as the user interface board. Before replacing any control components, it’s best to get an Whirlpool service technician inspect the Whirlpool washing machine control boards and user interface boards. Testing the controls typically requires live voltage checks. We don’t advise you to do a live voltage test on your Whirlpool washer on your own because these tests could be hazardous
Replace the Whirlpool washer main control board
The main control board, also referred to as the mother board, controls the execution and timing of the washer component functions. It is responsible for the fill valves, the drive motor and the drain pump. Replace the Whirlpool washer’s timer. The cycle selector, also referred to as a timer is the dial you use to set the frequency of the Whirlpool washing-machine with mechanical controls. The washer is able to move through its cycles from its initial filling to the final spin using the timer. Replace the timer when it doesn’t allow the washer to progress through its cycle.
Replace the Whirlpool washer’s user interface board
The user interface board houses the buttons that you use to configure the washing cycle. If any of the buttons fail, replace the user interface board. A Whirlpool washing machine that’s stopped working can be extremely frustrating and stressful. The homeowner can fix many reasons why a Whirlpool washing models doesn’t function. The article discussed common reasons for an appliance from Whirlpool malfunctioning, such as water supply, power supply, and control issues.
It also provided step-by-step instructions on how to fix the problem. Before you attempt any repairs to the Whirlpool washing machines, be sure you disconnect them. If there are any issues you should consult the manual or talk to a professional. It is possible to get your washing machine back to normal with a little patience and a little bit of patience. Sometimes, the issue could be more complicated. In such cases it is best to get a professional to assist you immediately.