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With a cracked tub o a washe tuber, is replacing the tub the only solution, or is there some type of sealant or adhesive that could be used?

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You may use a two-part epoxy adhesive/sealant but the cause of the crack must be addressed first. The tub will eventually be damaged completely if there's an issue with the inner basket banging the sides of the the tub. Address any balance issues then take the tub out to apply the sealant properly.

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  • busy74 Jul 09, 2010

    how do i address the balance issue?

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    Jahn27 Jul 09, 2010

    Check to make sure that the suspension springs are securely attached to the suspension housing. Remove the front panel and the rear access panel for complete access to the suspension springs.

  • Jahn27
    Jahn27 Jul 09, 2010

    Check to make sure that the suspension springs are securely attached to
    the suspension housing. Remove the front panel and the rear access panel
    for complete access to the suspension springs.



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