Broken baffle in tub

ApplianceWhirlpool Washer

Modelghw9100l

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Screw drivers

Donna From Salineville, OH

Dec 07, 2008

1 out of 2 people found this instruction helpful

First I removed the remain remaining baffle using a screw driver to gently pry and break the plastic tabs which held it to the drum. I replaced all three in the event that the balance could be affected if I were to only replace the broken ones. The replacements slid in and locked into place easily but I did have to gently apply pressure with a large-shanked screwdriver using the rear of the drum to push off of. The hardest part was being able to see what I was doing inside of the dark tub! I needed an extra hand to hold a flashlight. I then discovered the worth of my black and Decker light bar which has a magnetic base! Perfect for the job!
I agree with an earlier post that there is no need to suffer the effects of a washer with a missing baffle when you can replace it so easily.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Baffle Set

Part Number: PS970109

$34.29
In Stock