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Offline cisz

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Re: problem rebuilding gearcase Whirlpool direct drive washer WTW5505SQ1
« Reply #20 on: March 14, 2013, 11:01:32 AM »

Soak it in acetone?

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Re: problem rebuilding gearcase Whirlpool direct drive washer WTW5505SQ1
« Reply #21 on: March 17, 2013, 08:19:25 AM »
Found a way to do it -- I put it on top of a propane burner and when the flames stopped I saw that the cover seal had fallen out.

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Re: problem rebuilding gearcase Whirlpool direct drive washer WTW5505SQ1
« Reply #22 on: March 22, 2013, 03:16:47 PM »
Good news -

I went ahead and put it all back together even though the old parts didn't look that worn.and it's now neutral draining.

Thanks to everyone for your help.


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Re: problem rebuilding gearcase Whirlpool direct drive washer WTW5505SQ1
« Reply #23 on: March 22, 2013, 03:51:00 PM »
That's great! Thanks for the update.  O0