Replacement lid switch used for some Crosley, Estate, Inglis, Kenmore, KitchenAid, Roper, and Whirlpool washer models.
Directly Replaces: 3949247V, 3949237, 3949239, 3949240, 3949247, 3949247VP, ER3949247, TJ90ES247, ES247, 4248251, AP5983746, EAP11722098, PD00024284, PS11722098, B01AJZNLEW, B0050KJJWK, B004Q3Z8WC, B0156N9ZDI, B0050KJMFO, B00IMJZ11E, B0053F830Q, B0050KJMAO, B00MAGCFR8, B01BDS04U8.
- Secures the lid during the wash cycle on top loading washer models.
- Used on some direct drive top load washers.
- Included plastic wire lead sleeve can be trimmed to appropriate length.
- Includes (1) Lid Switch and 3-Wire Harness Assembly.
- Color: Gray / Green.
- Material: Plastic Housing.
- Electrical Specs: 125-250V, 60 / 50-60 Hz, 1/2 HP.
- Dimensions: 3"L x 2-1/4"W x 1-1/4"H.
- Additional Dimensions: Harness and plug measure 27"L; Terminal block measures 1-1/8".
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The lid switch is used on top load machines to tell if the lid is opened or closed.
Failure Symptoms: When the lid switch fails the unit may not be able to fill, wash, drain, or spin.
How to Test: Use a multi-meter to test the switch for electrical continuity. If there is no continuity replace the switch.
*Continuity is the presence of a complete path for current flow. A continuity test is a quick check to see if a circuit is open or closed. Only a closed, complete circuit (one that is switched ON) has continuity.
*Continuity testing should be attempted only when voltage is NOT present in the circuit being tested. Always unplug the device or turn off the main circuit breaker before attempting a continuity test. Ensure that all capacitors are safely discharged.
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