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Fisher paykel washing machine GWL15

This is the second time the drum has come off the springs or side frame.... how can I fix it myself without waiting two weeks for the repairman???

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  • kkmauldin Oct 13, 2008

    When I did a load of towels the other day, the buzzer kept going off when it reached the Spin cycle. I tried again, only to have this happen again. I unplugged the washer and let it sit, then tried again. Eventually, I un-loaded the washer and power vac-d the water out. The tub seemed off balance, and I noticed that 3 of the 4 springs that hold the tub in place were missing. I have only had this washer for 3 months, and it is brand new from Lowe's. I don't want to wait for them to schedule a repairman to come out. Where can I order the springs?

  • pntrmount Feb 16, 2009

    I havea fischer paykel eco smart washer about 3-4 years old model #gwl11 , I can see 2 of the springs are gone , can hear a rattle is it easy to replace them or check them? this is the third time in the last year to have it repaired, 1st the motor, then something stuck in the drain pipe, the repair people are great but now I,m laid off and would like to try this myself. thanks forany input.

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Without your model number I can't answer for sure, but for most models of f/p washers, this is the easiest way. First lift the lid and once it is straight up, pull it towards the cealing, it should slide straight up. On the right and left hand sides there are generally 2 "half moon" shaped peices of rubber. Pry these up with a small flat head screw driver. Underneath are phillips screws. Once these are out, the top of the washer should lift up from the front and let you get to the tub (and springs) underneath. If you are still having trouble. Drop me a note back.

Posted on Jul 11, 2008

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    Toby Norton Jul 11, 2008

    Sorry, if you are still having trouble, drop me a not back with your model number. (generally on the back side of the console)

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