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GE Dryer ? about the slide's


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#1 AARDL

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Posted 03 October 2013 - 05:03 PM

Dumb question and sorry if this has been asked and answered before,

I would like to know if it is critical to use the proper slide's ie: red, white, green,   or would WE1M1067 work in all application.Drum-Slide-Glide-or-Pad-WE1M1067--015380

 

 

I hope I did this pic right.

 

Thanks for your time,

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Posted 03 October 2013 - 06:01 PM

1) no such thing as a dumb question in here

2) if there is, then I must embarrassingly admit I don't know the answer to a dumb question.

3) Therefore I prefer # 1 and I will wait along with you for someone who knows the answer.

btw your pic is spot on.

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#3 Samurai Appliance Repair Man

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Posted 03 October 2013 - 07:03 PM

The green slides go in the inner most slots.  

 

According to GE, it's okay to substitute the white slides for the green ones:  http://www.repaircli...ber=DX2300EE1WW

 

However, I have substituted the green for the white ones and have not had a call back for that job, over two years ago.  

 

Bottom line:  not sure it matters.  



#4 applianceman97

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Posted 03 October 2013 - 07:54 PM

I didn't even know there was 2 different slides till last year (guess I should have paid more attention to the diagram). I have just used the white for all of them. Haven't had a problem yet.

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Posted 03 October 2013 - 09:01 PM

See AARDL,by asking what you thought was a "dumb question," you have inadvertently enlightened at least two masters! So you see, it's always best to ask.

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#6 olyteddy

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Posted 03 October 2013 - 09:08 PM

There are two (or more) different widths of the green ones and that might make a difference. I keep half a dozen of each kind in stock. If I ran out of one kind I'd probably substitute. Recently reduced my stock of the old Felt and White slides (the glue on type) to only one set. 


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#7 AARDL

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Posted 03 October 2013 - 09:41 PM

Then I'm in good company 'cause I only use the green ones, but was at my first front load set and had to change the front bearing so I use the right ones 'cause they are rich and I didn't want call back, :tongue:

 

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