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Replacing door gasket

How to fit new door gasket

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  • Anonymous May 31, 2008

    How do I replase the below



  • bjmvh9 May 11, 2010

    Dutchman, easier said then done. I cannot get the gasket back on my WM1814CW LG Tromm. I have been at it for multiple hours the past two days. Any advice on getting the bugger back on? I can't even get it to the point that the retainer ring can be set. I've doule checked it's the right gasket.

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Depends on which machine you have but essential it is all the same. There will be a ring on the outside of the seal( outside of the machine) take that off and fold the seal ove into itself. Or even fold it into the drum. Than you can reach the retainer ring on the outside of the drum. remove that one and replace in the opposit sequence.
Aint to hard but just a little annoying to do.
Good luck

Posted on Jun 01, 2008

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after putting the seal on with the aid of washing up liquid put the spring on first by the door catch hold it on with one hand and isnert a screwdriver in the hole for the door catch this will enable you to hold the spring on if you put your knee against the screwdriver giving you two hands free to push the spring on

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The door boot seal is secured both inside and out side drums.....1st you remove securing ring on the case then the other on inner drum, if its a hotpoint model then remove front panel firstly,if not you should be able to do with mahine switched off/ unplugged and lid removed.. it can be a wee bit trickey.

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  • Step 4 Tighten the screws into place. This may have to be done once the entire gasket is fitted into place.

  • Read more: How to Fix a Freezer Door Seal | eHow.co.uk http://www.ehow.co.uk/how_4855248_fix-freezer-door-seal.html#ixzz0rY7rn3O8
  • Step 3 Continue around the freezer door, unloosening the screw, taking out the old gasket and fitting the new one in.
  • Step 4 Tighten the screws into place. This may have to be done once the entire gasket is fitted into place.

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