Torn and moldy boot seal

ApplianceMaytag Washer

ModelMAH6500AWW

Level of DifficultyA Bit Difficult

Time to do repair1- 2 hours

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Wrench set
Pliers
Nutdriver
Screw drivers

Brenda From EL Paso, TX

Oct 05, 2008

1 out of 1 people found this instruction helpful

We followed the directions in other people's repair stories here. Removing the spring was a challenge, as was getting it back on! The rest of the repair was simple. Be patient with removing the soap dispenser. Ours had some plastic cords connecting it to the frame which we didn't anticipate, and we broke them because we didn't see them.

We're going to try that new Affresh product in the hopes of avoiding this repair again in the future. We never washed anything harmful in the washer. This seal becomes moldy and deteriorates with time. Using bleach to kill the mold only speeds the process.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

USE WPL 12002533 (Now subbed to Bellow)

Part Number: PS2003890

$54.85
In Stock