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(23)- (GE) TOP LOAD WASHER "T" MODELS BEARING

KIT #WH49X10001.
Kit WH49XI0001 Contains the following: KIT INSTALLATION PROCEDURES:
6 New Ball Bearings 1. Using the required safety equipment, such
I packet of Special Bearing Grease as safety glasses _nd back belt support re-
3 Pulley Hubs (SEE NOTE BELOW) move the tub/drive assembly and REMOVE
I Retainer Ring TUB COVER. Place tub/drive assembly up-
1 Triangular Washer side down on a PROTECTED surface.
t LGS Spring
2 Thickness Gauges.
2. Remove the pulley and belt using the pulley
1 Cam
tool. Insert the two posts on the tool into two
of the holes on the pulley to keep the pulley sta
tionary while loosening the nut.
Tool KIT WXSX6275

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3. Cover the three holes in the brake disk with


-LGSSPRING ARE
NOTE:MARKED
PULLEYWITH
HUBSA the 6rake cover plate tool. The side marked top
STRIPE TO CORRE- on the cover plate should be facing you. This
o_R_;_NULLEY-_-- SPOND TO THE COR- will prevent small parts from falling into the
UG _ RECT GAUGE DIMEN- mechanism.

ER SION. THEY WILL HAVE :


OTRIANGULAR NO STRIPE(S)
WASHER OR

jCAM OR
,_ * 1 STRIPE = GAUGE 1
2 STRIPES= GAUGE 2
o o SIX BALL
o o BEARINGS

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4. Remove the LGS spring and pulley hub and 6. Lift the cam and triangular washer carefull_
discard. The LGS is removed by holding the off the transmission s_aft and discard.
lower half of the spring while turning the upper
7. Remove and discard all six balls located in
half counterclockwise and pulling up, If the
the ramp tracks of the brake hub.
pulley hub does not come off easily with the
LGS spring, insert the forked, beveled end of
8, Clean the ramp tracks with a dry towel. DO
the hub tool between the cam and the pulley
NOT USE ANY CHEMICALS or CLEANING
hub. Using a hammer, carefully drive the hub
AGENTS,
tool inward to remove the pulley hub.

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CLEAN RAMP "p_M_C_S _ _$CARC_t._G OLD EU*LL
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5. Locate the end of the retainer ring and care-


fully pry out and upward with a small screw- 9. USING ONLY THE GREASE SUPPLIED, care-
driver. Grasp the end of the retainer ring with fully apply an equal amount of grease to the
pliers, pull the ring off and discard. deep end of each of the six ramp tracks on the
brake hub. DO NOT ADD MORE GREASE THAN
PROVIDED IN THE KIT.

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10. Place 6 new ball bearings, from the kit,
into the deep end of the six ramp tracks. Posi-
tion on top of the grease applied In previous
step.

NE!_ I _ IN DEEP
END Of RAMP TRACY_
ON "FOP Of GREA_ PLACE TRIANGULAR WASHER ON TOP OF
CAM, MAKE SURE FLAT SIDE I$ FACING UP.

14. Place the retainer ring installer over the em


of the transmission shaft and slide the new re-
tainer ring down the tool to install the ring.
Make sure to seat the retainer ring in the grove
by sliding it down the transmission shaft as tar
as possible.

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11. Place the new cam on top of the balls so
that the cam dog is to the right of the brake hub
dog at the 12 o'clock position when looking
down at it.

CAM TOP VIL_N _ ALIGNED

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15. Install the unmarked pulley hub on the


transmission shaft. Thread the hub tool on the
transmission shaft, while holding the pulley
hub stationary, HAND TIGHTEN the hub tool to
FULLY SEAT THE HUB.. If necessary, protect
the pulley hub and use pliers to hold it station-
ary while tightening.

16. Lift up on the hub tool until you can clearly


t2. While pushing down on the cam with a see the gap between the cam and pulley hub.
slight force, try to rotate it clockwise. The cam While lifting up on the tool, and using the two
should rotate about 70 DEGREES and come gauges provided, find the thickest gauge
back easily, if the cam does not rotate correctly, (MARKED #1) that will fit into the gap. YOU
check the orientation of the cam dogs and posi- MUST TRY GAUGE #1 FIRST, if it fits use pulley
tion of the balls. hub marked with one stripe, if not try gauge #2,
13. Place the new triangular washer on"top of if it fits use pulley hub with two stripes, If nei-
the cam making sure the fiat side is facing up. ther of the gauges fit-

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into the gap, you have the correct pulley.
HAND TIGHTEN the hub tool on the shaft again
to fully seat the NEW hub.
LOWER BEARING
KIT
WH49X10001
17. Remove the hub tool and BRAKE COVER
PLATE tool. Install the new LGS spring by turn-
ing it counterclockwise and pushing down
firmly to seat it. When fully seated, the edge of
the spring should be below the top edge of the
pulley hub.

_j_ LGS SPRfNG "T" Model Washer


GE
Profile
RCA
Hotpoint

18. Install the pulley, pulley nut and belt, Re*


assemble and CHECK OPERATION,
TO CHECK:
ROTATE THE PULLEY CLOCKWISE WITH ONE
HAND, WHILE HOLDING THE TRANSMISSION
WITH THE OTHER. WHEN THE PULLEY IS RE-
LEASED IT SHOULD COME BACK TO ITS'
ORIGINAL POSITION.

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