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Leak in left front need to remove lower insp. plate

How can I get thr lower panel off the front of the diswasher. I have a slight leak that dampens the floor and I can not see where it might be con=ming from. The leak doesn't show up till late in the cycle and does not appear to come from the hoses or the drain where it goes onto the sink plumbing

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Look for screws near the floor at both ends of the panel near the floor.  Remove those and you may be able to remove the panel with a slight lifting motion if the top of the panel is attached by a slot-and-hook of clips.  If it won't lift off look for screws in the top surface of the bottom panel or at the sides.

Posted on May 27, 2009

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Could the spinning barrel be off center,what has come off?


Front load washers often use a self contained electric drain pump and the motor may be worn or damaged and require the complete pump to be replaced. Remove any foreign objects or replace the worn or damaged pump, thencarefully tighten the hose clamps and check for leaks before installing the cabinet or front panel.

All front-load washing machines have shock absorbers that are used to dampen the tub movement in the spin cycle. The shock absorbers or struts are attached to the base frame and to the outer tub and you will need to remove the front panel or the rear panel to access them. When shock absorbers weaken or become damaged, the machine will often make a loud banging sound during the spin cycle and if the symptom is not corrected, can lead to damage of other components. Inspect the shocks for signs of broken attachments, leaked fluids or a weakened dampening action and replace both shocks if worn. Remove power from the appliance before attempting this repair.

Some models of top-load washers use tub dampening straps to cushion the movement of the tub during the spin cycle. There are four straps attached to the top of the tub and to each corner of the cabinet

Also There are four suspension rods that suspend the tub and allow the tub to free float. If the suspension rods are noisy, there will be a squeaking noise during wash. You can fix this by putting bearing (lithium base) grease in the cup that each rod rests in. If it continues to squeal replace all four rods the cups come with the rods, replace them as well.

If your washer has a loud banging noise during spin the balance weight may be loose. This weight is to counter act the weight of the motor so you will find the weight directly behind the motor. Sometimes simply tightening the bolts will fix your issue but if the bolts are stripped out get some bolts slightly longer than the original bolt to allow you to put a locking nut on the bottom side of the mounting plate. If the weight is broken replace it.

Lastly Washer vibration can be caused by a broken counter balance spring. Ur washer may be equipped with one or more counter balance springs which help to absorb the natural movement of the spinning tub. If a counter balance spring fails the tub might lean in one direction more than another and it will shake and cause vibration.
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Center console removal


Well, this good to be interesting to say the least, and probably long as well. By my gm. service information your going to need to take out the front bucket seats so the sides of the console can come off.


Remove the left front seat . Refer to Bucket Seat Replacement .



1



Front Floor Console Extension Panel



2



Retainer Clip (Qty: 5) same for right side.



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Component Name






Preliminary Procedure

Remove the right front seat. Refer to Bucket Seat Replacement .







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Front Floor Console Extension Panel







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Retainer Clip (Qty: 5)








Front Floor Console Accessory Trim Plate Assembly


Procedure

Use a flat bladed plastic trim tool in order to release the console accessory trim plate from the console assembly.



2



Retainer Clips (Qty: 5)



Remove the front floor console accessory trim plate. Refer to Front Floor Console Accessory Trim Plate Replacement.



1



Front Floor Console Accessory Housing Screw (Qty: 2)




Notice: Refer to Fastener Notice in the Preface section.




Tighten

2 N?·m (18 lb in)



2



Front Floor Console Accessory Housing Assembly


Procedure




  1. Disconnect the electrical connectors.


  2. When replacing the front floor console accessory housing assembly, transfer all necessary components





  1. Remove the rght or left front floor console extension panel. Refer to Front Floor Console Extension Panel Replacement - Right Side or Front Floor Console Extension Panel Replacement - Left Side .


  2. Remove the front floor console cup holder housing. Refer to Front Floor Console Cup Holder Housing Replacement .



1



Front Floor Console Rear Trim Panel Screw (Qty: 1)




Notice: Refer to Fastener Notice in the Preface section.




Tighten

2 N?·m (18 lb in)



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Front Floor Console Rear Trim Panel



3



Retainer Clip (Qty: 4)


Preliminary Procedures


  1. Remove the front floor console accessory trim plate. Refer to Front Floor Console Accessory Trim Plate Replacement .


  2. Remove the right and left front floor console fillers. Refer to Front Floor Console Filler Replacement .



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Front Floor Console Armrest Assembly Bolt (Qty: 4)




Notice: Refer to Fastener Notice in the Preface section.




Tighten

9 N?·m (80 lb in)



2



Front Floor Console Armrest Assembly


Procedure

Position the armrest assembly out of the way leaving the electrical harness attached.



3



Front Floor Upper Console Trim Plate


Procedure

Lift the rear of the trim plate first, releasing the retainers securing the trip plate to the console assembly.



4



Retainer Clips (Qty: 4)



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Preliminary Procedures




  1. Remove the front floor console accessory trim plate. Refer to Front Floor Console Accessory Trim Plate Replacement .


  2. Remove the right and left front floor console extension panels. Refer to Front Floor Console Extension Panel Replacement - Right Side and Front Floor Console Extension Panel Replacement - Left Side .


  3. Disconnect the automatic transmission range selector lever cable. Refer to Range Selector Lever Cable Replacement .







1





Front Floor Console Screw (Qty: 2)




Notice: Refer to Fastener Notice in the Preface section.




Tighten

2 N?·m (18 lb in)







2





Front Floor Console Bolt (Qty: 10)




Tip

Before installing the right lower forward bolt, ensure that the console wiring harness is tucked below the fastener location to avoid driving the bolt into the harness.




Tighten

9 N?·m (80 lb in)







3





Front Floor Console Assembly


Procedure



  1. Note location and routing of the front floor console wiring harness prior to removal of the front floor console assembly to ensure proper reinstallation.


  2. Disconnect the electrical connectors.


  3. With the aid of an assistant remove the console assembly from the vehicle.


  4. When replacing the front floor console, transfer all necessary components.





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How do i get to the main drain and pump on a kenmore elite front load washer


You will need a few towels. There is a cartridge like filter located on the front lo2er left corner of all current front load washers for cl3aning purposes. Remove or open the access panel plate and begin unscrewing the cartridge. After about 3 full turns it will begin to leak water. If you have a elevation base with a drawer place towels inside there to soak up water that leaks out. Once drained unscrew and pull straight out to clean the lower filter. There is another place to clean out just inside the drum on the front just under and behind the door seal

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Removing the front plate on a Whirlpool WED7800XW


After you get to the element, you may want to troubleshoot other components. Common problems are failure of the thermal limiter on the element housing and poor ventilation. If the dryer is producing any heat at all, don't disassemble the dryer, you have a ventilation issue.

Unplug the dryer.

You need a 1" putty knife to get the top up. At the front left and right corners under the top panel there is a spring clip. It may be helpful to look with a flashlight first because there is an alignment pin that sits right beside them. They can be stubborn so you may need to hit the back of the putty knife to get them loose. Apply upward pressure on the top panel as you disengage the spring clips. You will also need to remove the screws that secure the front panel to the lint screen housing (2 or 4 philips screws).

Once you get both sides released, open the door 90 degrees and the top panel will lift up on a rear hinge. With the top up you can access two 5/16" hex screws that secure the front panel to the bulkhead. Remove these and the front panel should lean forward. Remove front panel.

Remove the 5/16" hex screws that secure the lower lint screen duct to the blower housing and front bulkhead and remove duct. Disconnect wiring harness for the moisture sensor at the bottom right of bulkhead. There will be 4 screws holding the bulkhead to the rest of the cabinet. Remove these and lift off front bulkhead assembly. Two rollers on the back will want to hang on to the drum but gently turning the bulkhead should release without much trouble.

Remove the belt by releasing tension on the idler pulley and, using the belt as a handle at the top, remove the belt and drum together. The element is on the right, and you will need to remove the wires from the thermal limiter at the back, hi limit thermostat in the middle, and element at the front.

To remove the element, there are two 1/4" screws at the front that are tough to get to because you don't have much clearance, but they support the front of the element housing. There is one screw at the rear. Remove the element and then the hi limit and thermal limiter screws.

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Two red fasing lights on right hand side of machine


Both lights flashing usually is caused by a water leak into the case of the machine which trips the float switch in the base. You can reset this by tipping the machine forwards at 45 degrees and allowing the water to drain out on to the floor. It will reset everything but if you still have a leak it will trip ou again due to the float switch.

I had the same problem with the 2 red lights flashing, which was fixed by emptying the float tray as above.
On further investigation I found that the door seal had rubbed on itself at the 6 o'clock position and had worn a small hole which was causing the water leak.

To replace or repair the Door Seal you will need to remove the front panel.

1. Turn power off and unplug machine after opening door.

2. Remove the front panel lower kick plate by inserting a thin ruler between the kick plate and front panel about 4 inches from each end and lever down until it releases.

3. Remove the 2 screws at the door lock switch on the front panel.

4. With the kick plate removed you will see 2 screws at each lower edge of the front panel, remove these 4 screws.

5. Remove the spring loaded band from around the edge of the door seal facing you and after that release the seal from the front panel and push in.

6. Remove the hex bolt from the 6 o'clock position just below the door seal on the front panel.

7. You should now be able to lower the front panel out of the locating pins and remove it.

8. With front panel removed you will be able to remove the tensioning band which holds the door seal in place around the drum by undoing the screw at the right hand side of the band at the 3 o'clock position. It is accessible from above with a long bladed screwdriver. Take note of how far it is tensioned on the thread of the screw and try not to undo it all the way or you may lose the nut on the band.

9. Once you have removed the band, slip the seal off the drum and slide the water outlet to the seal from the dispenser.

10. When you replace the seal do not do the tensioning band up too tightly or you will hear it squeak when you spin the drum in either direction.

11.Reassembly is the reverse of removal, taking care to put the door manual release strap through the inner slot in the front panel.

I repaired my door seal with Silicone Sealant and loose weave fabric tape after rubbing it clean with alcohol as i didn't want to pay $100 for a new seal from Miele.

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I have a Miele G640, the drain pump continues working even when I put the program on off.


Hi - theres a water leak to the base of the diswasher which causes the pump to run continously, you will need to determine its origin to minimize this from reoccurring.

Best way is to pull the machine out so you can tilt it backwards slightly to remove the acess panels either the bottom plate or an access panel in the front bottom of the machine to see where the leak maybe.

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When I load papers into the document feeder on top of my HP Officejet 7210 All-in-One printer to scan these documents, the PDF file (scan results) have a multi-color series of lines from top-to-bottom on...


  1. Remove all originals from the document feeder tray.
    NOTE: It might be easier to work with the automatic document feeder if the document feeder tray is removed first.
  2. Lift the cover of the automatic document feeder. Figure 1: Lifting the ADF coverc00222493.gif
  3. Lift the lid on the HP all-in-one, and locate the notch near the top right edge of the lid backing. Figure 2: Locating the notch near the lid backingc00222494.gif 1 - Notch 2 - Lid backing
  4. Place one or two fingers in the notch, as you lower the lid of the HP all-in-one. Keep your fingers in the notch until the lid is almost closed. Figure 3: Inserting fingers into the notchc00222495.gif
  5. Push against the top of the face plate with your thumb as you pull the bottom away from the right side of the HP all-in-one with your fingers. Use a slight twisting motion to help release the face plate on the right side.
    CAUTION: Do not pull the face plate all the way off yet. There is a plastic catch on the far left inside of the face plate that helps secure the face plate in place. If the face plate is pulled straight off, the plastic catch on the inside of the face plate might be damaged. Figure 4: Releasing the face plate from the right side of the HP all-in-onec00222496.gif 1 - Releasing the right side with a slight twisting motion
  6. Slide the face plate to the left until the plastic catch on the left side is not touching any part of the HP all-in-one, then pull the face plate away from the device. Figure 5: Removing the face plate from the HP all-in-onec00222497.gif 1 - Sliding the face plate to the left 2 - Pulling the face plate away from the HP all-in-one
Cleaning the rollers or separator pad Follow the steps below to clean the rollers or separator pad.
  1. Once the face plate of the ADF is removed, use the blue-green handle to lift the pick assembly. Figure 6: Blue/green handle and the pick assemblyc00222498.gif 1 - Blue-green handle 2 - Pick assembly This allows access to the rollers and the separator pad. Figure 7: The rollers and the separator padc00222499.gif 1 - Rollers 2 - Separator pad
  2. Lightly dampen a clean, lint-free cloth with distilled water, then squeeze any excess liquid from the cloth.
  3. Use the damp cloth to wipe any residue off of the rollers or the separator pad.
  4. If the residue does not come off using distilled water, try using isopropyl (rubbing) alcohol.
  5. Use the blue-green handle to lower the pick assembly.
Reattaching the face plate of the ADF Follow the steps below to reattach the face plate to the front of the automatic document feeder.
  1. Hook the face plate onto the left side of the HP all-in-one so that the plastic catch on the far left inside of the face plate catches on the notch on the front of the automatic document feeder. Figure 8: Hooking the face plate into the left side of the HP all-in-onec00222500.gif 1 - Notch 2 - Plastic catch
  2. Line up the right edge of the face plate with the right side of the HP all-in-one, and then press on the right side of the face plate until it snaps securely into place. Figure 9: Snapping the face plate into the right side of the HP all-in-onec00222501.gif
  3. Place your hands towards the center of the face plate, and press until the center of the face plate snaps into place. You should hear two clicks; one when the left side snaps into place, and one when the right side snaps into place. Figure 10: Finishing re-attaching the face platec00222502.gif
  4. Close the cover of the automatic document feeder.
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LAT 7793 ABL model number. Washer leaking during fill...? a seal or gasket but not sure how to remove the spin bars to access it


On Your washer to locate a leak, remove the front panel first. Should be two clips at the bottom of front panel, use a putty knife to pry them down while pulling lower of front panel forward (older models used two screws right through front panel on left and right sides). After getting both lower clips loose, pull bottom of front panel forward to remove from top.
Set front panel aside and then use a 3/8" socket or nut-driver to remove two screws (one each) in the front right and left corners that secure the top to the side panels of the washer (inside in front corners going upwards). After screws are removed slide machine away from the wall about 8-10" and lift front of top up. Will pivot up like the hood on a car. This will allow you to examine machine for leaks.
Let me know when you come up with leak location if you need any more help!!

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What's the easiest way to open up a dlb6850 dryer to check the belt?


Unplug the dryer.
The easiest way to check the belt is remove the plate on the lower rear of the dryer. Look in to see if the belt is attached around the pulley wheel.
The only way to change the belt is to remove the screws in the front panel. Open the door. Look up in the door opening and remove these screws. Then you can raise the lid.
If the belt needs changing you must remove the 2 screws in the top right and left sides of the front panel.Just inside the front panel.Then disconnect the door switch wires and remove the front panel.
Slip the belt over the drum. Then open the lower rear panel to reach in to put the belt around the tension pulley.

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Brush bar on my dyson dc07 will not turn.


Hi.

Your Dc07 may have A clutch unit.
Check that when you pull back handle to vacuum that the clutch control knob which is located front lower left side of machine moves to drive position & is not stuck in off or park position.
Rotate it to drive if its at off or park when you have lowered handle.

If adter checking this you still have no brush rotation you will need to remove clutch unit to either replace thr belts or fit new clutch.
Try this site for further help http://dysonmanuals.llc.nu/

If you dont have the clutch arangement then just turn the three plastic screws on the sole plate ( Under front of machine) to unlock pull off sole plate & fit new belt to brush roller.

Easy job to do.

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