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How do I remove qnd replace the bearing on the bottom of the

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Hi, How do I remove qnd replace the bearing on the bottom of the tub?
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: 15 minutes. it is a Maytag washer, Mod MVWB850YWI
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Maytag is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: I purchased it 7/13
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes, It is now apart except for the bearing that has failed
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Not at this time....unless I can't get the bearing out, then I'll need a service tech to come finish the job.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 5 months ago.

Hello, I'm Joel and will be glad to help you today.

To remove the bearing you will need a special tool designed for that washer its part number W10447783 and can be ordered from repair clinic - click here

Here is a video that shows how to complete the bearing removal on a cabrio which is the same as yours even though its a maytag name brand - click here for video

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