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Kleen maid washer leaking seals

Kleenmaid washer leaking seals and bin brakes gone is it worth fixing and where can i get parts. washer 16 years old

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  • roachie12 Apr 04, 2008

    might buy new machine thanks

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As an addition to the response by Ian Greenland, you may like to refer to an article in the Fixya 'Tips and How-tos' section which may give additional info as to how to evaluate the issues at hand for repairing the leaking seals, which I would perceive as the major issue.

I would doubt that would find that the brake pads are difficult to replace, and would thus regard them as a secondary issue.

Link:(Fixya:) KleenMaid Washing Machine KAW651 Hub Seal Replacement QuickReview

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Normally i would replace brake pads $44.tub seal $ 160 belt $55 and pulley assy on gearbox $ 65 its not a hard job but if you have never done one it may be trikky.also make sure the gearbox shaft under the agitator isnt wobbling if it is buy a new machine.

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