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They are kind of a pain to do. If you are pretty handy you might be able to do it. I can get you some instructions if you want to tackle it yourself. I would need the model and serial number.
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Model # XXXXX
Serial # XXXXX
Maytag Neptune Series
The door boot rubber gasket provides a seal
between the outer tub assembly and the front
shroud. The boot seal is secured to the front
shroud by locking tabs on the boot seal, which
engage with slots in the shroud. Attachment
to the outer tub is by a wire loop stretched
around the perimeter of the opening in the
outer tub cover and secured with a spring.
1. Disconnect power to the unit.
2. Remove the front panel, top cover and
Front Shroud Removal).
3. Using one of the two hold down brackets
(See Figure 5-6) or one of the two front
support springs, grasp the hook of the boot
clamp spring. With the other hand, press
the wire loop into the door boot. This will
brake the wire into the door boot and not
allow the wire to slip.
NOTE: Be careful not to bend or crease the
wire loop. If the wire loop becomes bent, the
result will be a potential leak upon replacement
of the boot seal onto the outer tub
4. Pull the boot clamp spring hook toward
the wire loop and disengage the spring
from the wire loop.
5. Carefully remove the wire loop from the
lip of the outer tub cover.
NOTE: Note the orientation ribs on the outer
tub cover and the locating notches in the door
boot seal lip.
6. Unsnap the locking tabs of the door boot
around the inside perimeter of the door
shroud (Figure 7-1)
1. Align the door boot with the D-shape toward
the front, with the flat of the D toward
the bottom. Also, locate the large
tab toward the top center of the shroud.
2. Stretch the rear lip of the door boot onto
the tub cover.
3. Move the rear door boot lip along the face
of the tub cover until the locator notches
in the door boot align with the locator ribs
in the tub cover. Check alignment of the
six rib marks and reposition if necessary.
This is necessary in order to have the locking
tabs on the inside perimeter of the door
boot align with the corresponding tabs on
the front shroud.
4. Carefully loop the wire loop with spring
around the lip of the outer tub cover and
place the spring at the 11:00 o'clock position,
just left of the top rib of the outer tub
cover. Hook the end of the spring over the
nearest tub cover clip to hold the spring
and wire in position for final hookup to the
other end of the wire loop.
5. Using either the hold down bracket or the
outer tub spring, grasp the hook end of
the spring and apply pressure on the
clamp wire into the door boot.
6. Pull the spring hook toward the wire loop
to engage the spring with the wire loop.
7. Reposition the front shroud on the front
8. Pull the front edge of the door boot and
locate the widest locking tabs, located
at the 12, 4 & 8 o'clock positions. Insert
the locking tabs into the large interlocking
slots in the shroud. (Spraying the
surface with window cleaner or a soap
solution aids reinsertion of the tabs into
the plastic front shroud.) Press the thick
rubber section of the door boot into the
groove in the shroud so the locking tabs
engage in the slots.
9. Press the remaining locking tabs into the
perimeter of the shroud.