How to Reset a Sears Kenmore Elite Oasis Washer

The Sears Kenmore Elite Oasis clothes washer is designed for home use and offers several features, such as a top-loading feature, high efficiency washing, Energy Star rating and a large capacity drum. While the Oasis washer should work well with standard care and maintenance, errors may occasionally occur that require the washer to be reset. Performing a reset on the washer should only take a few steps and may help resolve problems without the need for technical assistance.


Step 1

Press "Stop" to clear the current cycle on the washer.

Step 2

Press the "Power" button to turn off the washer. Unplug the washer from the power supply.

Step 3

Wait several minutes. Plug the Oasis washer back into the power supply and press the "Power" button to turn on the washer.

Step 4

Select the desired wash cycle and press "Start."

Meredith Jameson

Meredith Jameson writes early childhood parenting and family health articles for various online publications. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in history from San Francisco State University.