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We purchased part 280114 (rear drum seal) and we

We purchased W hirlpool part 280114 (rear drum seal) and we aren't sure which side to glue to the drum. Should we glue the surface that contains the strip of non-felt material?

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Hi, If this a whirlpool make, The felt side gets the glue. The edge that is sown tight on the edge gets glued to the tub. Make sure that you do not push the seal to far unto the drum so the flap on the seal hangs against the edge of the drum.
I tried looking up your part # and it doesn't come up.We purchased part 280114 (rear drum seal) and we - 5eff87c.jpg
If you look at the back side of this seal you will notice a threading closer to one side and not the other. The thread (felt side) closest to the edge is the one that gets glued to the drum.
Please let me know if this helps you or if I can assist you further.


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