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Washing Machine Drain Pump and Motor Assembly – Part Number: 4681EA2001T
Washing Machine Drain Pump and Motor Assembly
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PartSelect #: PS3579318
Manufacturer #: 4681EA2001T
The drain pump and motor assembly may also be known as the washer drain pump and is a part for your washer. The drain pump helps expel water from the washing machine. The drain pump is activated after...
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Water Inlet Valve - Hot – Part Number: 5220FR2006H
Water Inlet Valve - Hot
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PartSelect #: PS3527427
Manufacturer #: 5220FR2006H
The hot water inlet valve on your washing machine controls the water flow into the washer. This inlet valve has a standard hose fitting inlet and one water outlet. The water inlet valve opens to allow...
$23.24
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Water Inlet Valve - Cold – Part Number: 5220FR2075L
Water Inlet Valve - Cold
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PartSelect #: PS11728995
Manufacturer #: 5220FR2075L
The cold water inlet valve on your washing machine dispenses the cold water and bleach into the washer in the prewash cycle. This inlet valve has a standard hose fitting inlet and 2 water outlets faci...
$54.38
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Rear Tub Gasket – Part Number: 4036ER2004A
Rear Tub Gasket
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PartSelect #: PS3522855
Manufacturer #: 4036ER2004A
If you notice your washing machine is leaking water from the top of the transmission, it might be due to the gasket being damaged or worn down. When replacing your gasket, consider replacing your tub ...
$29.44
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Tub-to-Pump Drain Hose – Part Number: 4738ER1002A
Tub-to-Pump Drain Hose
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PartSelect #: PS3523345
Manufacturer #: 4738ER1002A
This is a tub-to-pump drain hose for a front load washer. The hose features flexible bellows which allow it to expand and contract when necessary. It carries the water from the tub of the washer to th...
$37.38
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Washer Tub Bearing, Rear – Part Number: MAP61913707
Washer Tub Bearing, Rear
PartSelect #: PS11711138
Manufacturer #: MAP61913707
This tub bearing is for washers. Tub bearing supports the spin basket shaft at the tub. Unplug the washer and shut off the water supply before installing this part. Wear work gloves to protect your hands.
$31.06
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Door Lock Assembly – Part Number: EBF49827801
Door Lock Assembly
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PartSelect #: PS3533609
Manufacturer #: EBF49827801
The door lock assembly is a part for your washing machine and tells the washer that the door is closed and locked into place. If the switch has shorted out and not locking, it is no longer delivering ...
$61.87
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Detergent Dispenser – Part Number: 3891ER2003A
Detergent Dispenser
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PartSelect #: PS3522644
Manufacturer #: 3891ER2003A
This is a replacement detergent dispenser for your washer. It stores the detergent, and then dispenses it into the washer at the appropriate point in the wash cycle. If the detergent dispenser is brok...
$28.68
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Gasket – Part Number: 4036ER4001B
Gasket
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PartSelect #: PS3522859
Manufacturer #: 4036ER4001B
This is a seal for a washer tub. It creates a seal between the front and rear halves of the washer tub to prevent the appliance from leaking. If you notice leakage between the two sections of the tub,...
$29.44
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Rotor Position Sensor Assembly – Part Number: 6501KW2002A
Rotor Position Sensor Assembly
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PartSelect #: PS3529186
Manufacturer #: 6501KW2002A
This is a replacement sensor assembly for your washer. It may also be known as a motor rotor position sensor. The sensor assembly monitors the direction and speed of the spinning rotor and communicate...
$33.71
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BEARING,BALL – Part Number: 4280EN4001C
BEARING,BALL
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PartSelect #: PS7785069
Manufacturer #: 4280EN4001C
The tub bearing supports the spin basket shaft at the back of the washing tub. If your washing machine will not spin, is leaking water, or if there is a loud screeching noise during the wash cycle, th...
$45.42
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Washer Hose with Bellows – Part Number: 4738ER1004B
Washer Hose with Bellows
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PartSelect #: PS3523347
Manufacturer #: 4738ER1004B
This washer hose with bellows, also known as a dispenser hose, is a genuine OEM replacement part for your washer. Replacing this part can be helpful if your washer is leaking. The dispenser hose conne...
$32.41
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Pumps but will not spin
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Washing maching wouldn't drain
Removed the top of the washer by removing the 4 back screws and 2 small brackets. Then I removed the front panel, this was actually the hardest part, 2 screws and 8 tabs that you pop out carefully from the top of the panel. I only disconnected the power button and was able to rest the panel on top of the washer. The rest of the washer came apart quickly just moving down the front of the washer and removing the door, latch, tub gasket, drain cover. Removing the pump was just a mater of disconnecting the drain hoses, and one clip under the drain assembly. 3 screws attach the drain to assembly to the pump and only 2 wires that are clearly marked. Reassembly is just going back through in reverse order of disassenbly. The best thing about this is that it all comes apart with a standard phillips screwdriver.
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Washing Machine Drain Pump and Motor Assembly
  • Jorge from Apple Valley, CA
  • Difficulty Level:
    Easy
  • Total Repair Time:
    1- 2 hours
  • Tools:
    Screw drivers
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LE Error Message and won't spin drum properly
I first tested the motor per the service manual. I checked the resistance between the terminals of the 3 pin connector. It's supposed to be 5-15 ohms. The motor checked out so I replaced the main electrical board. It turns out that wasn't the problem. After a brief web search I found out that the hall sensor (which is attached to the motor stator) was the likely cause of the failure. I replaced that and everything works great now. And now I have a spare main board in case that ever fails. I also want to mention that I took the time to remove the dispenser box (where the water comes in and is directed to the different cleaning products) and cleaned it with a very strong bleach solution. It got rid of the mildew and funky smell. It seems that the fabric softener caused a lot of mildew to form inside the dispenser directly above the fabric softener tray. The bleach took care of that. This is probably something that should be done routinely to keep the mildew from forming.
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Rotor Position Sensor Assembly
  • Mark from Harrisburg, PA
  • Difficulty Level:
    Easy
  • Total Repair Time:
    30 - 60 mins
  • Tools:
    Screw drivers, Socket set
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Worn bearings
To replace the bearings a complete disassembly of the washer was required. After pulling the tube assembly from the cabinet and separating the tube enclosure halves and removing the rotor and stator, since the washer uses direct drive, a gear puller was required to push the drive shaft through the old bearings since they didn’t separate easily as seen in several YouTube videos. After removing the tube assembly it is recommended that you also separate from the spider, which contains the drive shaft, from the tube itself since a significant amount of sediment had caked inside the indentations on the inside of the spider. Since the front bearing, part number 4280FR4048D, was no longer available I used an NTN double sealed bearing, part number 6306LLUC3/L627. The only other tricky aspect of the repair was pushing the drive shaft through the new bearings since pushing it by hand did not produce enough force to get it through to expose enough of the shaft on the other side to be able to reconnect the rotor. The solution was to pull the shaft through rather than pushing it. To do this I placed a 1 3/4 inch drive socket over the outer ring of the rear bearing, and then I used a 3 inch 10mm x 1.50 mm bolt through the drive socket with enough large washers to use as spacers between the bolt head and the drive socket. I then threaded about a half inch of the bolt into the center of the drive shaft by hand to remove any gap between the bolt head and the washers. As I turned the bolt clockwise with a 17mm drive socket wrench the bolt pulled the drive shaft through the bearings with ease. I did follow the manufacturer’s recommendation to replace the seal between the two tube enclosure halves and the three dampers with new ones since they do eliminate much of the vibration during the spin cycle. I also replace the top bellows since I noticed that a large hole had been formed on it by rubbing against the inlet hoses which are situated directly above. The repair took a week only because I had to wait for parts.
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Gasket Shock Absorber Assembly
  • Anthony from Crystal Lake, IL
  • Difficulty Level:
    Difficult
  • Total Repair Time:
    More than 2 hours
  • Tools:
    Pliers, Screw drivers, Socket set, Wrench (Adjustable), Wrench set
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