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Hi there, I have to rplace the teardrop bearing at the rear of my dryer. It has been a while since I removed the damaged kit. The istructions did not show the orientaion of the bearing, i.e does the collar go into the rear panel or sit proud outside. Daft question I know but your help would be much appreciated. Many thanks in advance Craig

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  • fergoyle Nov 09, 2010

    thanks for your response,

    I didnt word my question very well.

    The teardrop bearing has a raised collar which logically would fit into the rear panel ,from the rear, rather than sitting proud of it.
    I wanted to check that my logic was sound

    Manty thanks in advance

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Hi
The bearing actually sits outside of the the rear panel, so that you can actually see the tear drop shape of the bearing when viewed from the rear.
Hope this answers your question, if you need any more info, then please e-mail.
Cheers.

Posted on Nov 06, 2010

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