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Tub Dampening Strap – Part Number: WH1X2727
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Tub Dampening Strap

Your Price
$6.27

Fix Number: FIX271100

Manufacturer #: WH1X2727

Manufactured by: GE

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Part description

Your washer uses 4 tub dampening straps. It is recommended to replace all 4 at the same time. They keep the tub in the center of the cabinet and are sold individually.

Works with the following brands

General Electric, Hotpoint

Works with the following products

Washer

Fixes the following symptoms

Shakes and moves | Noisy | Leaking | Pumps but will not spin

Videos For installing this part.

Installation Instructions Provided by Fix customers like you.

Average Repair Rating: 3.8 / 5.0, 8 reviews
Customer:
Leslie from ROCKY FORD, CO
Parts Used:
  • Tub Dampening Strap
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
30 - 60 mins
Tools:
Screw drivers, Socket set
My washer would bang when it changed from wash to spin.
Step 1 unhooked the power. Step 2 unlatch the front panel. Step 3 remove the three screws holding the control panel in place. Move the panel to the right and fold it back over the back of the washer out of the way. Step 4 remove the two screws in front holding the top in place. raise the top slightly and unlatch the switch and slide it out of the top. Remove the top and set aside. Step 5 remove the screws holding both ends of the straps and replace the straps with the new ones. To get the back ones the tub has to be moved over to gain access. It is easier to install the rear straps first, that way the tub will move more. Reassemble in reverse order paying attention to the position of the latches for the front panel so they line up with the slots and latch correctly. After assembly is complete check the tub for level.
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Customer:
Dean from Parker, CO
Parts Used:
Difficulty Level:
A Bit Difficult
Total Repair Time:
30 - 60 mins
Tools:
Pliers, Screw drivers, Socket set, Wrench (Adjustable)
Washer leaking and noisy
Follow the videos. They explain how to do this repair extremely well. Don't forget that the nut that holds the basket is a left-hand thread. I used a pipe wrench and a hammer to break it loose. I used a screwdriver to stab the old seal and pry it out without damaging the tub. It came out pretty easily. I used hand soap to lubricate the new seal and fit it in after cleaning out the tub's seal seat. It's a relatively easy job and now it doesn't leak and the noise is greatly reduced. I also lubricated the bearings with Lithium grease but that required taking the entire machine apart which is also explained in another video......
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Customer:
Pat from Dandridge, TN
Parts Used:
  • Tub Dampening Strap
Difficulty Level:
Very Easy
Total Repair Time:
15 - 30 mins
Tools:
Screw drivers, Socket set
Tub shaking realy bad
took front off top off and put the bands in and back together less than 30 min
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Customer:
jose from cleveland, OH
Parts Used:
  • Tub Dampening Strap
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
15 - 30 mins
Tools:
Nutdriver, Wrench set
Broken tub dampening straps
Took the front panel of the machine off and located the straps. Removed them with the nutdriver. Install all four in under 30 minutes. The best thing was the video your company provided. It made it easy to fix the problem and for that i'm thankful.
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Customer:
clifford from new london, NC
Parts Used:
  • Tub Dampening Strap
Difficulty Level:
Easy
Total Repair Time:
30 - 60 mins
Tools:
Nutdriver, Socket set
Tub dampening straps broke
the video does not show it but the led lock did not unplug / i had to pop it out at the holder
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Customer:
Gary from Apache Junction, AZ
Parts Used:
  • Tub Dampening Strap
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
30 - 60 mins
Tools:
Nutdriver, Screw drivers, Socket set
Tub dampening strap broken
Went by the instructions and replaced all 4 straps.
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Customer:
Mark from Sacramento, CA
Parts Used:
  • Tub Dampening Strap
Difficulty Level:
Easy
Total Repair Time:
30 - 60 mins
Tools:
Nutdriver, Screw drivers, Socket set
Two out of four tub dampening straps were broken
On this model you use a screw driver to pop the front of the dryer off. Then you remove a screw from the L bracket on each side that holds the top down. Prop the top up so you have easier access to the back screws that hold the rear dampening straps in place. Remove and replace one strap at a time. The only hard part is getting your hand back in to the screws. Otherwise this is an easy process.
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Customer:
Tom from Caledonia, WI
Parts Used:
Difficulty Level:
Very Easy
Total Repair Time:
30 - 60 mins
Tools:
Pliers, Screw drivers, Socket set
3 of the 4 dampening straps were broken,inlet hose cracked.
Remove front cover.Remove 2 screws holding top section and lift it up and back.Change straps and hose that are easy to access.Reinstall top and front panels.(Make sure water is turned off and electric is unplugged).For me was an easy fix.Also the parts supplied were the exact fit.Thanks .
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This part works with the following models:

Fix Number: FIX271100
Manufacturer Part Number: WH1X2727
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