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Replace Belt Om WMA30 Washer

The belt has slipped off the washer, can anyone offer full instructions on how to refit it please?

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  • wishwash Jan 09, 2008

    This will probably work but for some reason the drum wont turn so i can't walk it on to the fly wheel.

    Any possible reason why this may be happening?



    Thanks

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If you pull out the machine from where ever it is... then feel around the top on the sides of the machine two oblong small screw covers.. remove the covers remove the star shaped screws. and lift the top up from the front side of the machine and push back and it will come off..

remove the little panel at the back 4 screws. you do this so you can adjust the belt to sit on the last grooves on the motor pulley..

Now to get the belt you have to do it from the top if your doing it alone.. So from the top of the machine you lower the belt donw and onto the motor pulley then you put the belt on the fly wheel and turn it so as it walks on the flywheel...

rember pulley first then walk it on the flywheel and remember to adjust on the pulley so it sits on the grroves nearest to you not the motor

Posted on Jan 08, 2008

  • Shaf Ahmed Jan 10, 2008

    Yes your bearings have gone on the machine and need replacing check my other post for full instruction on how to rep[lace the bearing

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