Why need to be cleaned?
Sealing gum has a complicated design with bends and sovereigns. In the folds of the cuffs in large quantities, dirt, hair, pile and garbage accumulate. everything that has not been removed through the filter and the drain hose.
Due to the configuration features in the rubber band, high humidity constantly holds, which serves as an excellent mold medium.
Attention! The remains of the garbage are subjected to rotting and infection with mold, there are unpleasant odors and black spots. colonies of fungi and bacteria.
The smell of sharpness creates not only the unfavorable atmosphere in the room, but also impresses the wicked clothes. Therefore, questions, why you need to clean the gum, the responsible mistress does not have to arise.
Required materials and tools
An elastic band may be unusable for several reasons:
- extension of long-term operation;
- Mechanical damage to metal objects in the drum. Most often it is the keys, clips, screws, coins, and t. P;
- pinching underwear when closing the door, which can lead to rupture rubber;
- Neakkurat extraction of compiled things at which metal elements (zippers, buttons) may damage the part;
- The impact of caustic chemicals used in violation of the rules of operation for bleaching linen or purification of the drum.
Before changing the elastic band on the washing machine, you must prepare:
- Sealing rubber cuff suitable for the specification to the model of the machine being repaired. On the Internet there are advice with insignificant damage to reinstall the seal so that the place of the defect turned out to be higher than the water level in the drum. So you can not do. at any moment the cuff can collapse.
- Electric screwdriver, power screwdrivers for unscrewing oxidized screws.
- Rozhkov and Cape Wrenches. Will be useful for removal of cargo-counterweights.
- Liquid soap to reduce friction when installing the sealer on some models.
- Mostright rag.
Replacing hatch seal in Samsung washing machine
Cuff replacement lesson. SAMSUNG / SAMSUNG Washing Machine Door O-Rubber. The cuff must be changed when the seal is damaged. If you do not change the cuff on time, this can lead to more serious consequences.
For starters, let’s look through why the hatch cuff rifles either rubbing. The most basic must be remembered before washing, you need to check the clothes s before downloading. Leaving in the s of the posting items you can ruin the washing machine. If a friend you forgot in Kakmann nails and screws with needles, it can lead to cut cuff as shown in the picture below.
Also a cuff can break from improper loading of clothes in a washing machine. When loading, you must check in detail. so that clothes are not shed between the hatch and cuff. This leads to a squeak of a sealing seal.
To replace the hatch cuff, you need to buy the cuff itself, which you can purchase in our store spare parts for household appliances. To order a cuff you can write to us a message indicating the model or call and we will select the necessary spare part for you. Remember Do not buy not original and similar spare parts, they may not be suitable in size and can also be of poor quality. What significantly affects the work of the machine. Our store works only with plants manufacturers, which guarantees the quality of spare parts.
Spare purchased and now you can start it. First, let’s remove the top cover of the washing machine. To do this, we need to unscrew the screws screws on the back wall and after pulling the cover back to remove it.
After you need to remove the powder dispenser that is very easy to pull out with the help of pressing a tongue that fixes it in the powder bunker. As shown in the picture below you can visually understand how to do it.
Now it is necessary to remove the front panel with the control board of the washing machine. As you can see in the pictures below, you need to unscrew three screws that fix the control panel. Two screws are located on the dispenser and one fixes the panel from the end of the machine. I’d like to note. On some models there are no cars of this self-press. It can be located on top, under the top lid.
Now you need to remove before the machine. To do this, we need to reject the screws from the bottom and at the top as presented in the pictures below.
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After removing the clamp that fixes the hatch cuff on the front wall of the machine. We do as shown in pictures below.
Now remove the management fee to get to the screws that fix the front wall of the typewriter from above. To do this, we need to just raise the panel to the top to free the latches and remove the penel. We also do not forget to take photos of the terminals and disconnect the terminals from the board and postpone the fee to the side so as not to prevent. In detail in the photo below.
Next, unscrew the screws that you will see under the control board. In the picture, they are marked with arrows.
Removed the panel and before us such a look like in the picture below.
Now we unscrew the clamp that fixes the hatch cuff to the Baku washing machine. After removing the cuff with a tank and we clean the jams of the cuff with a pot of scales and mud. After collecting everything in reverse order. You need to put the cuff profile on the tank and pull the clamp that fixes the cuff to the Baku of the washing machine. Good luck in repair.
Dismantle the inner clamp and gum
Next, it is necessary to release the sealing cuff from the second metal clamp, which holds the elastic band from the inside of the aggregate. To do this, you need to perform the following algorithm of actions:
- Remove the top cover of the CM, twisting two bolts that hold it (they are located on the back side of the washer, along the edges above);
- Loosen the steel ring by twisting the tension bolt fastening the inner clamp. The bolt is not completely unscrewed, and so that the ring is freely pulled out;
- After weakening the clamp, pull out the sealing cuff together with the ring through the door of the hatch machine.
It is necessary to produce all actions very carefully so as not to damage the tool internal parts of SMA, and if only the cleaning of the sealer and its re-installation is required, it is important not to break the gum.
If the gasket was removed from the cleaning housing, then thoroughly wash its surface using various disinfectants. Do not forget to clean the space that have opened after the excavation, as well as all the recesses on the previously closed drum surface. Usually on the place of installation of the cuffs accumulates a precipitated raid, special detergents will help him.
We dismantle rubber
Last Stage. Remove the back of the cuff with Luke Drum. To do this, you need to remove the holding clamp. This is done in the same way as we described the removal of an external clamp. You need only a flat screwdriver. Having removed the clamp, you can remove the cuff with a hatch of a washing machine.
That’s all, as they say, “Breaking. not to build”. The most difficult for the beginner will be the reverse process when you need to wear a new sealing gum on the landocation. Read about it in the article how to dress the cuff on the drum. And for those who did not understand what to do, or the nuances are important, watch the video below.
We remove the clamp from the inside
To remove the cuff with a samsung washing machine, you must also pull out the internal fixing clamp. At this stage of work, there should also be difficulties. The algorithm will be such:
- Remove the top lid of SMA, twisting two bolt holds;
- Loosen the ring-retainer with a fastening bolt. You should unscrew the screw until the clamp is removed without problems;
- Pull the seal together with the metal metal ring.
If the purpose of extracting the cuff was cleaning it, then it is necessary to wash the rubber band well using disinfecting compositions. You can not buy household chemicals, but use proven folk remedies.
It is important to “refresh” not only the seal, but also the place of its installation.
All deepening drums are wiping, closed before that elastic. Usually dirt accumulates in such places, the mold can form.
Repair of the rubber seal
There are such situations where the gum on the drum has deteriorated, and the other cannot be installed for various reasons. In such a situation, you can try to restore the seal.
In which cases are required?
It is advisable to repair the cuffs in the following cases:
Even durable material with time is wearing with a constant influence of chemistry and high temperature. If there are not too much damage, then the rubber can still be stuck.
note! Even if there is only one hole on the cuff, the patch will prevent leakage only for a while. Therefore, if possible, you should install a new gum as early as possible.
If there are minor losses on the surface of the cuff, they can be sealed. As practice shows, such a sealant will still serve some time.
The next task is to choose a suitable material for repair of rubber, because it must be elastic. Under such parameters are perfectly suitable rubber gloves that are sold in any pharmacy. In addition, a specialized inserts from rubber can be found in the store of sports products, which are used when repairing swimming circles.
Some requirements are presented to the glue that must be used in the process. it should be resistant to humidity, high temperatures. In various conditions, such glue should remain elastic. Therefore, it is recommended to purchase durable glue, designed to repair shoes, because it has a rubber.
The techniques are chosen according to the nature of pollution. If the first time to get rid of dirt will not work, repeat the procedure.
From dirt residues
To get rid of dirt, yellow spots, take the means to which chlorine includes. Moisten the microfiber napkin in warm water, wash the gum. Then remove the edges of the design and remove the fine garbage, dust from the inside of the element. Apply a means for washing on a wet sponge, then process the item outside and inside. So that the procedure is more efficient, close the machine and leave for 30 minutes.