I have got a Whirlpool Solutions 1000rpm AWM321 washing machine. The
on/off switch is very temporamental. Most of the time a cocktail stick
needs to be pushed in alongside it to ensure the machine remains on.
I have asked for the price of a new part locally and been quoted £21
(probably plus VAT) for part no. 481941029004.
Two questions - Is the problem likely to be fixed by buying a new
switch? Anyone know where I can get it cheaper?
I've had the old switch out and had a play around with it. There seems
so little to it yet I was unable to stop the intermittent problem of
the machine stopping midcycle.
Any help appreciated
On Wed, 9 Jul 2003 14:03:28 UTC, email@example.com (Charlie)
CPC do fairly good pricing on some items; on others, it's the 'standard'
price. For example, I had to get a new Creda grill element and that was
70-odd quid no matter where I went. However, my local washing machine
repair shop wanted 12 quid for a set of Hotpoint brushes and 75 quid for
a bearing and spider kit. CPC were a fiver and 15 quid respectively.
www.cpc.co.uk to get the phone number..but there is s small order
charge of 3.95.
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