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WTW5550XW3 Whirlpool Washer - Overview

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$38.52

Maintenance Kit

This kit comes with one multi-rib belt, two drum support rollers, one idler pulley, four tri-rings, and one clip. This part can be used with both gas and electric dryers.

$44.65

Latch Assembly

$2.03

Lid Hinge Mounting Screw

Sold individually.

$4.95

Touch-Up Paint - White

$2.03

Screw with Washer

This metallic screw is less than an inch long and comes with a plastic washer.

$2.70

Hose Clamp

This hose clamp is sold individually.

$3.96

WASHER

$3.96

D-Shaped Knob Insert

This insert is sold individually. Knob not included. Knob is sold separately.

$23.10

STRIKE

$21.15

BELT

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Broken drive belt

  • Customer: DENNIS from ALTOONA FL
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 1- 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 128 of 144 people found this instruction helpful
Grow a second set of hands. Always unplug any appliance. Remove lint screen. remove two screws (philips Head). I took a wooden shim lightly tapped w/hammer to pop front of dryer top free. Mine worked on hinges and just flipped back til it rested against the wall. Removed two 5/16 screws inside holding face on carefully raise face section off the support clip... read more

Dryer making extra noise while running

  • Customer: Michael from Haines City FL
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 1- 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers, Wrench(Adjustable)
  • 31 of 36 people found this instruction helpful
1st Unpluged power.
2nd removed two screws under lint screen cover.
3rd poped up lid with flathead screwdryer, then removed (2) 5/16 screws from door cover and unpluged lid switch, lifted up dryer door pannel
4th removed drum
5th took out plastic triangle wheel rings
6th removed old belt guild (to motor pully)
7th removed old wh... read more

Lid Lock light blinking, machine will not start

  • Customer: David from Los Alamos NM
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 28 of 35 people found this instruction helpful
A detailed Service Technician Service Manual is hidden inside the machine on the front panel. It is hidden by the bleach dispenser input. It gives a list of fault codes and instructions for calibration after repair, resetting fault codes, and a manual test mode for stepping the machine through each mode on command. The Tachometer failed which would not le... read more