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Techdesk, Field Service Engineer
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Hi. i am trying to replace the rubber door seal on my indesit

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Hi. i am trying to replace the rubber door seal on my indesit washing machine WIB111 but the front panel seems to be sealed rather than screwed on so i cant remove it so how do i replace the seal ?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: UK Appliance
Expert:  Techdesk replied 5 years ago.


The front doesn't come off I'm afraid.

You have to change the seal by working through the port hole.


It's not an easy job as there isn't much room.

Tilt the machine rearward a little so the drum falls back.

This gives you an inch or two extra room.


Good luck with fitting the seal and the retainer.


Let me know if you get stuck or need more help


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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Thank you very much i have now fitted the door seal much to the amasement of my husband who was horrified when he got in and the machine was in bits ha ha
Expert:  Techdesk replied 5 years ago.


Thanks for coming back and letting me know how it went.

Glad you got it sorted out.


Good luck with the appliance.