Need appliance parts? Call 877-803-7957 now or use the parts search box:

Parts Search

Learn appliance repair at online the Master Samurai Tech Academy.  Learn more.  Earn more.

FAQs | Repair Videos | Academy | Newsletter | Podcast | Contact

tmf

LG WM2016CW Spider Broke

4 posts in this topic

I have a LG WM2016CW that had a spider break completely off.  Evidently it has been limping along for some time as the front tub enclosure was being worn away with some of the plastic melted.  Should I replace that piece for any reason?

 

More importantly do I replace the rear tub enclosure as there was certainly big time stress put on the bearings.  The dilemma is spend the $160 for the rear tub enclosure on top of the  $80 for the spider,  or call the whole thing a loss and buy new. 

 

Finally, is there a resistance reading to tell if the rotor position sensor is good?  One complaint was an odd ozone/oily smell also. In the forum someone mentioned this was solved by replacing that sensor.  I believe it might have been the tub rubbing on the enclosure.

 

Thanks'

 

Tim

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Need appliance parts? Call 877-803-7957 now!

pictures ?

only HE detergent ?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hmmmm. 

 

Very new to the forum.  I can't seem to find a way to upload the files.  I see the Gallery, but don't see any upload options

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

... but don't see any upload options

sorry, not for Grasshoppers ...

upload pictures to some photo sharing website,

then post the links here

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites