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How do you remove inner tub to get to the outer tub of Fisher & Paykel gwl11

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You need 2 people for this.. Unscrew plastic wingnut down the centre of the agitator.(2) undo 2 phillips head screws under little rubber covers just under lid at front top edge.(3)lift top of machine like a car bonnet,get someone to hold it up for you.(4)Unclip big round plastic ring on top of the bowl,you may find its attached with a spring at the front left hand corner,just lay the plastic ring over front of machine & let it hang.The bowl should just lift straight out.Be carefull,the outside of the metal bowl is like a cheese greater trust me! PS when you put it back together & you lower the top of the machine(make sure that little white plastic lever hanging down) the right hand rear go's outside the righthand rear of the tub NOT squashed on top.Its an out of balance lever & it needs to dangle outside of the bowl/tub right rear.GOOD LUCK!

Posted on May 28, 2010

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  • kruser760 Mar 27, 2011

    I did all that, but the tub won't lift out. It comes out about an inch, then hangs up. Is there something else you need to do for older models?

  • jaximoto Apr 24, 2011

    I have the exact same issue...only comes up about an inch?

  • crj1 Jul 08, 2011

    I am having the same problem where the inner bowl won't come up more than an inch...any solutions yet?

  • Harold
    Harold Sep 15, 2014

    I see no answer to question of removing inner tub. I can not get it to budge! followed all the instructions and can not lift it off shaft at all. Thoughts???

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