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BIG RUBBER BOOT PULLED AWAY BY TUMBLED CLOTHES

Not sure if clothes were pinched between door and rubber boot, or something else created the problem but, the boot and 2 "wire hoops" were mangled. What are the steps to replace these parts? Will probably have to purchase a new rubber boot since it is now deformed.

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  • jkuhtik Nov 20, 2008

    OK, this is the situation... I called Sears to set up an appointment for repair. After looking at the damage, it did not look too bad. I feel I can fix it and save some money... I will order the parts tonight, but wanted to understand the steps involved in the repair BEFORE I order the parts.



    If it sounds too involved, I would then keep the appointment with Sears Repair...



    So, can you give me a rundown on the steps... any special tools?



    The washing machine is a Kenmore HE 2 Plus about 2 years old

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You will need a new boot and the two clamps. get back to me when you have the parts and i'l tell you how to do the job

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