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Washing machine spring snapped but how do i attach it to the drum

The spring inside my washing machine snapped, that is attached the the washing machine and the drum, i have bought a new one, clipped it in place on the washing machine, but there is no way i can pull it to clip on to the drum, HELP.

its a neff washer / dryer

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You can easily do it using a screwdriver as a fulcrum.

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That's quite tricky one, try make sure that you bought the right one, otherwise find some one to help you holding one side wile you stretch, it is dificult even with lotss experience. good luck

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