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Door Boot Seal – Part Number: WH08X10036
Door Boot Seal
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PartSelect #: PS1766023
Manufacturer #: WH08X10036
Also known as Bellow. The part may differ in appearance but functions same as original.
$241.16
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Motor and Drain Pump – Part Number: WH23X10028
Motor and Drain Pump
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PartSelect #: PS1766031
Manufacturer #: WH23X10028
This pump helps expel water from the washing machine and is activated after the spin speed is maintained for a specific period of time. This pump has sound isolation mounting washers and a filter.
$239.39
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Drive Belt – Part Number: WH08X10024
Drive Belt
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PartSelect #: PS1020114
Manufacturer #: WH08X10024
The main drive belt is designed to work with the motor pulley and spin the drum until it comes up to speed. NOTE: Per factory measures 48.4" at rest & 51.2" when working.
$103.25
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Water Inlet Valve – Part Number: WH13X10023
Water Inlet Valve
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PartSelect #: PS1019151
Manufacturer #: WH13X10023
This water inlet valve attaches the water lines to the back of your appliance. The attaching solenoids on the valve open and close according to the desired temperature, or amount of water needed.
$102.95
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Drive Pulley Kit – Part Number: WH07X10016
Drive Pulley Kit
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PartSelect #: PS1016963
Manufacturer #: WH07X10016
This part is used to turn the drive belt with the help of the motor or transmission.
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Water Inlet Pipe – Part Number: WH41X10118
Water Inlet Pipe
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PartSelect #: PS1015797
Manufacturer #: WH41X10118
This is the replacement water inlet pipe or water inlet valve for your washer. It is made of white plastic and is approximately 8.5 inches by 3 inches, with an opening diameter of approximately 2.5 in...
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Suspension Spring – Part Number: WH05X10009
Suspension Spring
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PartSelect #: PS1019247
Manufacturer #: WH05X10009
Sold individually. Appliance normally takes 2.
$27.54
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DISPENSER_SEAL – Part Number: WH41X10119
DISPENSER_SEAL
PartSelect #: PS1021589
Manufacturer #: WH41X10119
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Door Lock Latch – Part Number: WH10X10006
Door Lock Latch
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PartSelect #: PS1021459
Manufacturer #: WH10X10006
$269.16
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GASKET OUTSIDE CLAMP – Part Number: WH01X10279
GASKET OUTSIDE CLAMP
PartSelect #: PS1016305
Manufacturer #: WH01X10279
$30.06
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Drain Hose – Part Number: WH41X10131
Drain Hose
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PartSelect #: PS1021681
Manufacturer #: WH41X10131
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Door Strike – Part Number: WH01X10356
Door Strike
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PartSelect #: PS2322437
Manufacturer #: WH01X10356
This part is the replacement door plunger or door strike for your washer. It is made of white plastic and is approximately 2 inches by 1.5 inches. The door strike attaches to the washer door and activ...
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Pam
March 18, 2020
Machine has suds left after rinse cycle even using small amount of correct detergent But not all the time.Imhave to wash several times to get suds out
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Hello, Thank you for your question. I am not locating a set part that solves this issue. However I see if you run a hot water cycle completely empty it could help rinse everything out, and to ensure to not over use detergent. We hope this helps.

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James
July 9, 2023
Help!!! GE Washer agitates and drains, but won't enter spin cycle. When the water drains, the pump seems to run long. It then goes into pause mode instead of starting to spin. Manually pushing start again does start spin cycle, but what a pain!
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Hi James, thank you for reaching out. We would suggest making sure the drain hose is not clogged. If the issue remains, the problem might be with the control board, part number PS2577704. It manages the washer's functions such as filling, washing, draining, and spinning. A faulty board may cause the washer to not enter the spin cycle automatically. You may test the control board for continuity using a multimeter. We hope this information helps!

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Bill
February 29, 2024
Burning rubber smell when washing a large or weighty load, especially about midway through wash cycle, perhaps after spinning, but not sure. Replaced the drive belt but still getting a burning smell. What else could be the cause?
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Hi Bill, Thank you for your question. If there is a burning smell coming from the washer and you have already replaced the drive belt, we would recommend checking the bellow. We hope this helps!

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Tom
November 11, 2022
Suds coming out of bottom center of machine and some water.
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Hello Tom, thank you for contacting us. According to our research on the model, the diverter assembly appears to be faulty and you may need to replace it with part number PS1021592. We would also recommend checking the water inlet valve, part number PS1019151. Customer service is available 7 days a week if you need help placing an order. Glad to be of assistance!

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Rolan
November 24, 2022
how can i fix error code 39
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Hi Rolan, thank you for reaching out. This error code indicates the detergent dispenser is malfunctioning. Unplug the appliance and check the mechanical link on the dispenser drawer. Another problem may be that the dispenser can’t get into the correct position, or the opening and closing parts aren’t working. You need to check the following parts to fix the dispenser issue: the dispenser drawer, part number PS1022069, and the main box diverter assembly, part number PS1021592. We hope this helps! If you need help placing an order, customer service is open 7 days a week. Thanks again for your great question.

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Water leaking from the door.
I had to replace the door gasket because there was a small piece that had torn away, which caused large amounts of water to leak when the load of laundry was too big. Smaller loads of laundry would just produce a little bit of water.
Unsure of how to replace the gasket, I used a phillips screwdriver to pull the door and front panel off. I thought that this would be pretty simple, but I soon discovered that it wasn't as simple as removing several screws and pulling the pieces off. The door was easy, the bottom panel was easy, but the front panel was held in place by screws, plastic tabs, the front of the gasket (I'll explain later), and gravity by means of plastic supports. Trying to find and release the tabs, lifting the panel up and out was not self-explanatory. I finally figured it out, and it made changing the gasket out, a breeze. The gasket is held in by two diferent wire spring clamps/bands. One band holds the gasket to the outside of the tub, and the other band holds the gasket to the front panel. Before removing the front panel you must remove the first band which is cleverly hidden by the face of the rubber gasket. Just peel it back...it's in there. I was able to pull/pry this off with a screwdriver because I was not worried about damaging the old gasket. The second band had to be removed with either a 6mm/7mm wrench(I can't remember which) or a stubby phillips screwdriver. The stubby screwdriver is handy because of the proximity of the tubs counterweights. Once the final band is removed just peel the gasket away from the tub, after taking note of how it came off. Put the fully loosened band on the new gasket and fit the new gasket into place. It helped to have two sets of hands to work it around the tub, but probably not necessary. The wrench is necessary to properly tighten the band, because you cannot get enough torque on the stubby screwdriver.Once the gasket is in place you can re-install the front panel, and secure the front of the gasket to the panel. Install the band and it will secure itself by the tension of the spring. Put the door back on and you are ready to wash clothes.
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Door Boot Seal
  • Brandon from Chugiak, AK
  • Difficulty Level:
    A Bit Difficult
  • Total Repair Time:
    More than 2 hours
  • Tools:
    Screw drivers, Wrench set
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Rear Tub Pulley became loose and deformed pulley shaft
Ordered new Parts. Removed old/worn parts. Found that the "hammering" from a loose pulley had worn and deformed the edges of the shaft where the flats are to accept new pulley.
Gently filed the flats with the flat surface of the file and filed the hump on the shaft that the "hammering" created. Take extreme caution to not file surfaces too much, because new pulley will be loose and the next step is to replace the drum shaft.($$$$) Pulley did not fit 100% (Had some slop) but that was from material being worn away from "hammering" effect. Torqued with Torque wrench and added green 609 loctite compound - this is meant to help adhere and take up some loose fit in assemblies. - Drawback to Loctite is most have to be heated to 300 to 400 degrees to remove, or pulley will need to be cut off and ruined, I further repair/removal of pulley is necessary. This is an Easy Fix/Replacement of parts.... The hard part is filing the drum shaft surfaces to accept the new pulley, and getting the belt back on - Belt is tight but needs to be stretched on like putting a bike chain back on.

Washer now spins and sounds like a dream!
- Good Luck!
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Drive Belt Drive Pulley Kit
  • BRETT from CLINTON, CT
  • Difficulty Level:
    A Bit Difficult
  • Total Repair Time:
    30 - 60 mins
  • Tools:
    Nutdriver, Screw drivers, Socket set
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Washing machine would cease functioning at the spin cycle and would not drain.
Remove the front coverfrom the machine. This is done by removing the 3 screws at the bottom of the panel. The panel then drops down and pulls straight off. The pump is located on the front right wall of the of the machine. You will notice a 2-3 inch diamete threaded cap on the right side of the front wall of the machine. This is the front of the pump and access to the filter. Place a large bucket under this cap and slowly loosen the cap. All of the water remaining in the machine will begin to drain (this could be a lot of water. Do not remove the cap completely so that you can quickly stop the flow of water if needed). Once all water is drained from the appliance, Disconnect the two hoses from the pump using a pair of pliers to looses the presure clamps, sliding the clamps back an then pulling off the hoses (be careful of any remaining water in the hoses). Then remove the two screws from the rear base of the pump that secure it to the bottom floor panel of the washer. Slide the pump slightly to the rear to free it from the fittings on the front wall of the machine and the lift the pump up. At this point, firmly pull out the wiring harness plugged into the top right side of the pump. Install the new pump by plugging in the wiring harness and resecuring the pump. Plug in the machine and run on the rinse and spin cycle to test.
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Motor and Drain Pump
  • Trent from Shreveport, LA
  • Difficulty Level:
    Really Easy
  • Total Repair Time:
    Less than 15 mins
  • Tools:
    Pliers, Screw drivers
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