WASHER WOULD NOT SPIN OR AGGITATE BUT WOULD DRAIN WATER

ApplianceWhirlpool Washer

Model

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Screw drivers
Socket set

DOLLIE From HOUSTON, TX

Apr 05, 2008

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FIRST I REMOVED THE COVER BUT NOT THE BACK. THEN I REMOVED THE WATER PUMP BY USEING A FLAT HEAD SCREWDRIVER TO REMOVE THE CLIPS. I DID NOT HAVE TO DISCONECT THE WATER HOSES. THEN I USED A DRIVER TO REMOVE THE MOTOR CLIPS AND PULLED THE MOTOR OFF. YOU NEED TO PUT SOMETHING UNDER THE MOTOR TO SUPPORT IT UNTIL YOU REMOVE THE SCREWS HOLDING THE BRACKETS. THE COUPLING CAME OFF WITH EASE. I REPLACED IT WITH THE NEW ONE USING A SPARK PLUG SOCKET TO TAP IT ONTO THE MOTOR. I DID THE SAME THING TO THE OTHER HALF THAT ATTATCHED TO THE GEAR ASSEMBLY. IT WILL BE EASIER TO PUT THE BLACK RUBBER CENTER ON THE GEAR ASSEMBLY THEN LINE IT UP WITH THE MOTOR BY TURNING THE BLADES. THEN I PUT EVERYTHING BACK IN REVERSE ORDER. VERY EASY JOB.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Direct Drive Motor Coupling

Part Number: PS1485646

$12.01
In Stock