How do I start my Whirlpool washing machine?

Why does my Whirlpool washer not start?

First ensure that power is getting to the electrical outlet. If the electrical outlet is receiving power, but the washer won’t start, the power cord might be defective. To determine if the power cord is defective, use a multimeter to test it for the cord for power. If the power cord is not getting power, replace it.

How do I start my washing machine?

How do you use a Whirlpool front load washer?

How do I add detergent to my Whirlpool front load washer?

Open the bulk container lid on the top of the washer/dryer.
  1. Lift the fill door on the Liquid Detergent dispenser (Dispenser 1). Add liquid HE detergent up to the “MAX” line. Do not overfill.
  2. Lift the fill door on the Liquid Fabric Softener dispenser (Dispenser 2). Add liquid fabric softener up to the “MAX” line.

How do I reset my Whirlpool front load washer?

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.

How do I run a diagnostic on my Whirlpool washer?

How do I clear the error code on my Whirlpool washer?

To remove the code, press pause or cancel button twice and the power button once. If the code is still displayed, unplug the washer or disconnect the power for one minute. Items were detected in the washer during the Clean Washer cycle. Remove items from the drum and restart the Clean Washer cycle.

How do you manually unlock a Whirlpool front load washer?

Press the “Drain and Spin” button on the washer’s control panel to attempt to unlock the machine. This may drain any excess water that could cause the machine to remain locked. Once the “Drain and Spin” cycle completes, the door should unlock.

How do you unlock a Whirlpool washer without power?

Push the Start/Stop button to unlock the washer door during the spin cycle. Pause the machine by quickly pressing the Start/Stop button once. After a few seconds, the washer will halt and you’ll hear the door unlocking. Add any extra garments into the washing drum at this time, if necessary.

How do I get the child lock off my Whirlpool washer?

Why is my Whirlpool washer locked?

The lid can become locked if something is clogging the pump or filter drain. This means the washer is unable to drain properly, thus it won’t unlock the door. It may also mean you need to replace a faulty drain pump.

How do you troubleshoot a Whirlpool washer?

Where is the control lock on Whirlpool washer?

How to Unlock the Controls for a Whirlpool Duet Washer
  1. Locate the “Control Lock/Unlock” button on your Duet’s control panel.
  2. Press and hold the “Control Lock/Unlock” button for three seconds.
  3. Release the “Control Lock/Unlock” button when the control lock icon on the display disappears.