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ApplianceFrigidaire Washer

Model

Level of DifficultyA Bit Difficult

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Pliers
Screw drivers

Richard From Quincy, MA

Nov 17, 2009

31 out of 33 people found this instruction helpful

disconnected the power and water supply.

removed the back panel.

unscrewed the contol board that blocked access to the bottom of the shock absorber.

pulled the original pins out with pliers while pressing in the piece that prevents it from working its way out.

removed the shock absorber.

placed the new shock absorber in the bottom mount, put soap on the pin for lubrication and pushed it through the hole. Put the top of the shock absorber in its place and placed the other pin in.

replaced the control board and replaced the rear panel.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Single Shock Mounting Pin

Part Number: PS417323

$25.38
In Stock

Washer Shock Absorber (Now subbed to Shock Absorber Kit)

Part Number: PS3508101

$45.43
In Stock