Direct drive coupling broke

ApplianceRoper Washer


Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Pliers
Screw drivers
Socket set

David From Williamstown, PA

Dec 12, 2007

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First lay the washer on its side.
With pliers loosen clamps on water pump hoses.
Remove hoses from water pump.
Pry off the two brackets that hold the water pump in place with a screw driver.
Remove water pump.
Remove two screws that hold motor brackets in place with a 1/4" socket.
Pry off the two brackets that hold motor in place with a srewdriver.
Remove motor.
Remove old coupling from motor shaft and clutch shaft.
Install new coupling to motor shaft and clutch shaft.
I tapped the new coupling onto shafts using a spark plug socket flush on coupling and tapped with a socket handle.
Put everything back together in reverse order.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Direct Drive Motor Coupling

Part Number: PS1485646

In Stock