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Good morning Daniel. Could you open the lid and check near the back for the model number. the one you gave isn't comming up. ? thanks , Bryan
Sorry, I have looked at all but the bottom of the washer and cannot find a model number. I have the Use and care guide...and that was the number I quoted before.
All I have so far is
GE Laundry "saver series". It looks about 10-15 years old.
Is there anywhere else I can look?
I've got the top off, but this isn't giving me access to anything but the drum. This is a top loader.
The only other number I can find is associated with the Ontario Energy Program...that is "2148802"
One other number that may help...on a paper sticker on the back warning about electrical danger is the number 238A5436P001
The surround panel is a one piecer...welded onto the upper part of the back panel.
I have removed the sheet metal lower part of the back panel ( 5 screws).
The belt is visible...and tight. All looks ship shape but no other ID numbers visible back there.
Wait a minute...I just found another document with the following ID for the washer
Got the label!
It is Model VW973KW118
I'll give it a try...Give me a minute or so...I'm old and weak.
I'll unclip the rubber tubing, tub to pump and pump to drain...removing the pump itself is above my grade.
Will a simple inspection confirm whether the drain pipes are clear...should I pour some water through?
Thanks...I appreciate your help so far. I'll continue cleaning out the tubes...finding a bit of debris but not much. If the pump is weak I presume this is a replaceable part.