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This is me again, with the Neptune washer. So, I opened up the back and looked around...I found the belt laying on the bottom of the washer... Am I able to put this on myself, or will I need a repairman to do it. Obviously, I have not done this before. I have a Superstack SL-3 model number MLE2000AYW Thanks.

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  • Bridget Burkot May 14, 2010

    Yes, very helpful. Upon putting the belt back on, it continues to slip. DO I need a new belt or is there another possible problem?

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Thanks for using FixYa. There are two belts in your washer one is the Drive belt and other is the one on the tumbler. If you have some expertise then you can do it yourself as you have to start with removing the front panel, rear access panel and the front weight. After this is done then from the rear, locate the belt adjustment wheel and note the adjustment number aligned with the rib of the outer tub. This will help later when the belt adjustment wheel is placed back onto the outer tub and the belt is remounted on the motor and drive pulley. Remove the bolt securing the belt adjustment wheel. If you get all this done by a repairman he’ll charge you around $150 including labor as the belt is around $30. Please do accept the solution if the issue is resolved or post a comment for further assistance.


Thanks
Rylee

Posted on May 13, 2010

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    Rylee Smith May 14, 2010

    You'll need to replace the belt.


    Thanks
    Rylee

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