Leaky hose resulted in damaged Thrust Bearing

ApplianceAdmiral Washer

Model

Level of DifficultyA Bit Difficult

Time to do repair1- 2 hours

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Pliers
Nutdriver
Screw drivers
Socket set
Wrench(Adjustable)

Steven From Gilbert, AZ

Nov 17, 2009

5 out of 8 people found this instruction helpful

After replacing the tub to pump hose, I adjusted the feet on the washer. Apparently, the main pulley sits so low on these washers that it ground into the floor and stripped out the thrust bearing. I ordered the new thrust bearing clip and put it in the evening I received it. The instructions it came with were very helpful and it was simple to reassemble. Up until the last piece - the retaining clip. The majority of the repair time was spent replacing that clip. If there is a tool that makes the job easier, I didn't have it. I finally got it on with two flathead screwdrivers prying the shaft out while I wedged one corner of the clip in the groove.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Transmission Pulley and Bearing Kit

Part Number: PS2003651

$38.86
In Stock

Tub to Pump Hose

Part Number: PS2018233

$14.95
In Stock