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Rubber gasket around opening

The rubber is held in place by a spring and wire which has come loose. There are also tears in the rubber. Can't reapply spring wire to hold rubber.

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  • Philip1954 Feb 08, 2008

    I have the same problem, but was able to re-install the damaged gasket with the help of my wife (you need extra hands to replace the wire spring around the gasket). I still need to change the gasket since it is damaged, but cannot find the exact part number (Bosch was of no help here). I did manage to speak to a couple of parts suppliers, and one mentioned part number BT-243834, but internet research shows this as a part for a Bosch Thermador, not Bosch Nexxt. Also the prices for this part vary considerably, from $52 to $95 in the US, and as high as $141 in Canada (where I live).
    Any ideas?

  • chebeague Feb 12, 2008

    How do you get the wire back on the gasket? The spring is very tight, and even with two people we can't stretch it to get it around the gasket. Do you have to use a tool (maybe a screwdriver) to hold it in place? This is what I need help with. I have a Bosch WFMC 3300
    Thanks,
    Marie

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