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WHIRLPOOL DU1145,,,cleaned debris from chopper etc but cannot seem to get lower spray arm back on correctly....very wobbly...any suggestions? thanks

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Hi,

Welcome to FixYa.

Based on your post I'm wondering if the nut that keeps the spray arm intact is stripped or is it possibly just not secured ?

Are all the components intact and in place properly ? This is the order in which they should appear.

WHIRLPOOL DU1145,,,cleaned debris from chopper etc - macmarkus_54.jpg
Once everything is in place you should be left with an assembly like this...the key is to hold the nut while turning the spray arm clockwise to fasten it correctly, otherwise you will strip the nut.

macmarkus_56.jpg
If any of this isn't clear let me know. I've also attached a link that has a video of the process of dis-assembly and reassembly.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iRCCrEwrst8&NR=1

Let me know how you make out, I'll watch your post.

Regards,

Macmarkus :)

Posted on Nov 14, 2010

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