Could you please give me instructions/repair manual info to replace the drum gasket on my Kenmore 41741052000?
ANSWER Hello Lisa. Here are the instructions from the manufacture. Removing the tub assembly: 1. Disconnect the washer from the electrical supply and the hot and cold water hoses. 2. Remove the top panel, console, front and rear access panels and the front panel. 3. Disconnect the advance rinsing technology hose from the bellows, the detergent outlet and siphon break hoses from the outer tub. 4. Remove the drain pump and disconnect the drain sump from the tub. 5. If you are going to replace the front half of the outer tub, remove the bellows and the weight ring. 6. Remove the small hose from the air bell. 7. Remove the large pulley, drive motor and speed control board assembly. 8. Disconnect the bearing ground wire. 9. Remove the top pins from shock absorbers and push the shock absorbers against the cabinet. 10. Place something down to protect the floor, carefully turn the washer on it’s face and release the springs. 11. Lift the cabinet off of the tub. 12. Turn the tub over and remove the (23) screws holding the two halves of the tub together. 13. Lift the front half of the tub off the assembly. 14. Reverse procedure to reassemble using cross tightening screws for tightening sequence. 15. The seal 134146100 between the (2) tub halves is placed in the groove of the rear half and can be lifted out.
Answered by AppliancePartsPros.com | Thursday, July 05, 2012