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Frigidaire Gallery FWT449GFS1 washing machine

I merely need to find a carbon brush for the motor. I replaced the control board (again, third one, ugh) and the machine ran only 4 loads. I pulled the brushes and one is completely worn down. I called everyone I could think of, including the manufacturer and they only want to sell me a new motor. Any suggests, before I pull a brush off off one of my vehicle's altenators and rig it to fit;)?

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  • Anonymous Dec 24, 2007

    LOOKING FOR BURSHES FOR FRIGIDAIRE FWTR445RFS0. ONE IS WORN COMPLETELY DOWN. SO FAR HAVE ONLY FOUND REPLACEMENT MOTORS AVAILABLE.

  • gdud Nov 07, 2008

    When the washer goes into the final spin cycle, it seems to clank and
    rattle to the point that we shut the machine down. I checked the
    balancing and leveling of the washer it is all ok, it seems to be an
    internal problem with the drum. I also removed the back panel to
    look for missing springs and bottom mounts, they all seem to be OK.



    Please advise



    Thank you

    Gary



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Do they make up graded shock absorbers for frididare fwt449gsfo washer?

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Http://www.repairclinic.com/referral.asp?R=154&N=1094128
The internal brush can be used to replace brush in similar holder on certain Electrolux, Frigidaire, and Kenmore washers (at least motor # 131276200).

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Call a few hardware store....I think I found my brushes at True Value. Then take the brushes/case & spring to a lawn mower etc. repair shop...they charge you a few bucks to get the right angle and length with the spring and case. Hope it helps!

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