Advice 1: How to change the bearing in a washing machine

Typical tapping in the washing machine in the process indicates that you need to replace the bearings of the drum. If the replacement does not produce, then such a defect can lead to more serious damage.
How to change the bearing in a washing machine
You will need
  • Washing machine, new bearing, tools, bar, training on Assembly and disassembly of the washing machine.
Instruction
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Before you proceed to replace bearings in a washing machine, you must disconnect the machine from the mains, water and sewage.
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Then, you need to drain all the water in the washing machine emergency drain, and use a screwdriver to remove the top cover from the rear wall of the housing of the machine. This will allow access to the bearings of the drum.
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Next, after removing the drive belt from the drum pulley to lock the pulley. For this you can use either a wooden block.
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After that, you must loosen the screw and remove the pulley drum. To perform this procedure very carefully so as not to damage the pulley.
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To get the possibility of lifting the yoke and the tank cover, remove spacer bar and the counterweight.
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Freeing TEN of all existing wiring, you can start unscrewing the Assembly fixture bearings. After that, removing the ground strap, you have to loosen the screw to remove the clamp. Along with the clamp, removed the seal and cover of the tank washing machine.When you perform this disassembly, it is important to monitor the integrity of the wires.
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To access the bearings, you must remove the tank washing machine.
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Removing the oil seal using a hammer, begin to knock out the bearing. In place of the old bearing, you need to install a new one, exactly the same. It is important to follow when you install the bearing that it went smoothly.
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After the replacement, you need to collect a washing machine in the reverse order. With the need to ensure that all the detail was correct and in their places.
Useful advice
Replace bearing in the washing machine – this is a very laborious process that required not a little effort, investment and patience. Therefore, if the replacement will be carried out independently, it is necessary to prepare well for this procedure.

Advice 2 : How to lubricate a bearing in a washing machine

New washing machine makes noise during their work. But after a certain period begin to spawn, not characteristic of the instrument sounds. Such noises appear when the maximum load of the drum of the machine or during spinning, when the load on the working drum to the maximum. The source of the noise often are the bearingand the drum shaft. To extend the service life periodically, these bearings should be lubricated.
How to lubricate a bearing in a washing machine
You will need
  • lubricant "Litol – 24";
  • set of wrenches;
  • - packing;
  • - Phillips screwdriver;
  • - the three-legged automotive puller;
  • - the scalpel.
Instruction
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Of the hub design different models of washing machines vary greatly. For lubrication of bearings, SEE the "LG" and remove the rear upper cover. Remove the drive belt from the pulley drum. Hold the pulley drum by hand, Unscrew with a wrench the locking screw, screwed on the axis of the drum. Remove the spacer bar from the back of the housing of the washing machine. Automotive puller carefully remove the pulley drum from its axis. Disconnect the wires from the body of the tank heating element and temperature sensor.
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Unscrew the screws attaching the upper cross bar. Slide it along with springs to the front panel of the washing machine and secure. Unscrew the screws and remove the counterweight.
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Unscrew the mounting bolts from the flange bearings from the tank cars. Twisting the screw tightening of the clamp, loosen the clamp and remove it from the tank. Remove the water tank cover. Automotive puller remove the flange bearings from the shaft of the drum. Prying with a screwdriver, remove the oil seal from the flange bearings. Often through the weakened seal in the bearings enters the water, which leads to their corrosion and rapid failure.
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Gently pry with a scalpel and remove the protective cover off the bearings. Lubricate the bearings with grease "Litol – 24". Install back the protective covers of bearings. Lubricate grease to a new oil seal. Install it in place. Lubricate with grease the shaft of the drum. Aprecaite him flange with bearings.
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Before installing the flange on the tank cover note the gasket between the flange and the tank cover. If the gasket is damaged, before installing the flange, apply on both sides of the strip sanitary silicone. Then screw the bolts the flange to the tank cover. Please note: if you have used silicone, and wipe the flange and tank cover with a dry cloth. On the mating surfaces should be free of water, otherwise the silicone will not stick and this is where a tank can leak.
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Further Assembly of the washing machine spend back the order of its disassembly.
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