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I am trying to Split the Drum housing to change the Bearings

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I am trying to Split the Drum housing to change the Bearings on my Indesit WIA101 Washing Machine BUT there are NO screws and I do not want to break the drum housing to achieve my goal ... Please Advise
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Techdesk replied 3 years ago.
Hiya,
Can you post the model number of the machine please?

Thanks
Expert:  Techdesk replied 3 years ago.
Hiya,
OK, I see you have 2 questions open and the model number of WIA101 on the other question.

You cannot change the bearings on this tub, it's a plastic welded tub.

You have to change the entire tub assembly.
It comes with a new pulley and element.

Sorry, not the news you were hoping for.

Hope this helps
Thanks
Expert:  Techdesk replied 3 years ago.
Hiya,
I can tell you that you've described the sealed tub assembly and you cannot change the bearings in that unit.

I can also confirm that the parts diagram for your machine shows a sealed tub assembly.

Thanks