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He3 bellows Hi there, I've just replaced the rubber bellows on my machine after finding holes worn though it in three spots from rubbing on the basket during spin cycle. I noticed on my first load afterwards that the bellows was deformed and socks ect. were getting caught in the bellows. after the cycle was complete the bellows returned to correct form. What needs to be replaced to support the drum under load to maintain the shape of the bellows and prevent more worn holes?

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  • jennndtim Jul 03, 2008

    I have kenmore elite he3 110.4282. Clothes (kids socks, face cloths) keep getting caught behind the wash drum and into the drain hose. I just had to take off the lower front panel andopen the drain trap. I pulled out earplugs, nails, candy wrapper. tried machine and wouldn't drain. disconnected drain hose and was able to pull out a wash cloth. Works now but socks were caught inside rubberseal between tub and door. The rubberseal has a tear in it. What is the nme of the rubber seal? is it a bellows or a door seal, and how do I replace?

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Alright first I would check the level front to back and get a linen bag designed for the smaller items. Second I would test the basket by pulling slightly and lfting, if no wobbles then ok try push pull to check for a loose spindle at the flywheel on the back.

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