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

Parts Search

Troubleshoot modern appliances with confidence…

Click here to check out our structured, online appliance repair training courses for rookies and experienced techs.

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

Stay connected with us...

Samurai on Facebook - become a fan today! Sign up for our free newsletter and keep up with all things Appliantology. Subscribe to our YouTube channel for lots of appliance repair tips and help! Follow the Samurai on Twitter and get timely morsels of Appliantological Wisdom! Subscribe to our MST Radio podcast to learn secrets of the trade.
vortical

Maytag Bravos MVWB800VQ0 Loud Spin Cycle

3 posts in this topic

It sounds like a bad bearing. I'm trying to figure out if I need to replace just the bearing (W10119519) or the whole outer tub (W10119519). Some other forums suggested the whole outer tub, but I want to make sure, because the price difference is HUGE.

 

Will both methods work? If so, is replacing just the $4 bearing that much more difficult than the entire $200 outer tub assembly?

 

Thanks in advance!


Oops, I misquoted the outer tub assembly part number. It should have been W10193887

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

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

Yeah, now I'm not sure that bearing is the right one... after researching more (http://appliantology.org/blog/1/entry-377-whirlpool-cabrio-maytag-bravo-kenmore-oasis-washer-tub-bearing-and-seal-replacement-kit/) it seems as if the outer tub assembly is just as expensive as the bearing/seal kit with the special tool - I only expect to do this once.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The guys will help you get the right part, number. You may be able to find online a place to rent the tool, saw some on ebay that rented, leased the tool, dont know what the cost was to rent. I need one of these for my repair business, if you do buy one and want to sell it later message me here, may be able to work a deal.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites