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WTW5550XW3 Whirlpool Washer - Overview

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$33.43

Maintenance Kit

NOTE: This kit is for 29" wide dryers built 1965 or later. Please verify model # before ordering as may not work for all models. This kit comes with one multi-rib belt, two drum ...

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$44.98

Lid Latch Assembly

The point of the lid switch is for the tub to stop spinning when the washer lid is opened. It is a safety precaution just in case someone decides to stick their hand inside the washer while the tub is spinning.

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$4.84

WASHER

This part goes on the agitator retaining bolt.

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$2.07

Lid Hinge Mounting Screw

Sold individually.

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$2.07

Screw with Washer

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

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$5.40

Hose Clamp

This hose clamp is sold individually.

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$22.85

Drive Belt

The main drive belt is designed to ride on the pulley until the basket gets up to speed.

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$5.05

Touch-Up Paint - White

18ml

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$5.74

SPRING

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$25.16

STRIKE

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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
  • 165 of 182 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

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
  • 84 of 105 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

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)
  • 36 of 42 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