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While waiting for the part Ihad the washing machine Ser No

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While waiting for the part Ihad the washing machine Ser No CT2240292 upside down when I replaced the part &turned it upright again about a cupfull of oil run out How can Ireplace the oil &is 90 gearoil O.K.
Laurence

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My name is Chas, I am so happy to help you today.
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Yes 90 gear oil is okay to replace what you loss..

 

 

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Customer: replied 8 years ago.

I wanted to know where to replace the oil

You have to remove the cover and replace it, on 90% of all whirlpool products, the oil most likely leaked out of the small vent hole, the oil is reinstalled by removing the top cover of the unit to replace it..