How do I manually reset my Whirlpool washer?

How do I manually reset my Whirlpool washer?

Follow these steps to reset your Whirlpool washer:

  1. Turn the washing machine off using the control panel.
  2. Unplug the washing machine.
  3. Wait three minutes.
  4. Plug the washer back in, and wait thirty seconds before turning the washer on.

How do I reset my Whirlpool machine?

Rotate your dial until you have the following three lights illuminated: RINSE, WASH, and STOP. Then turn off your washer and unplug it for ten seconds. When you turn it back on it should be reset.

Where is the drain filter on a Whirlpool washer?

Open the dispenser drawer by pulling on the handle at the base of the washer. This will reveal the drain pump filter.

What causes a Whirlpool washer not to drain or spin?

If your washer won’t drain or spin, the water level control may be faulty. Open the machine’s control panel and look for a plastic tube attached to the water level valve. If it’s clogged, clear it out with vinegar. If the valve itself is corroded, it may need to be replaced.

How do I clean the filter on my top load washing machine?

How to Clean a Washing Machine Filter

  1. Locate the machine’s filter and set up a towel and shallow basin to catch the water.
  2. Remove the filter and wipe with a cloth to remove debris.
  3. Soak the filter in a solution of warm soapy water for 10 minutes.
  4. Scrub the filter with a soft-bristled brush.

Where is the filter in my top loading washing machine?

Where is the Filter on a Washing Machine?

  1. In the front of the unit behind a small hatch.
  2. At the end of the drainage hose.
  3. Under the cover of your center agitator.
  4. Along the top rim of the drum of your washing machine.

How do I force my Whirlpool washer to drain?

What to Do When Your Washing Machine Won’t Drain

  1. Perform a Master Reset. Unplug your washer for about one minute.
  2. Test the Lid Switch Assembly.
  3. See if the Drain Hose is Kinked.
  4. Check the Drain Hose or Pump for Clogs.
  5. Clean out the Coin Trap.
  6. Check the Water Level Control.
  7. Schedule Washing Machine Repair.