Replacement tub bearing kit used on some Samsung washer models that use the DC97-16151A outer tub.
- Replaces the bearings used on DC97-16151A rear tub.
- Allows you to repair the rear tub for a fraction of what replacing the whole tub costs. .
The tub bearing is found in the middle of the outer tub. It helps to keep the inner tub spinning smoothly.
Failure Symptoms: When the tub bearing fails the unit may get very noisy when the tub spins, or the tub may lock up and not be able to spin at all.
Repair Tip: Replacing the tub bearing can be quite involved. It typically requires the disassembling of most of the unit. It also can be difficult removing and pressing in the new bearing.
The User assumes responsibility associated with making test measurements, adjustments, parts replacements and any other action necessary to perform any recommended procedures. It is the responsibility of the User to ask for clarification if a recommendation is not fully understood, including the risks and hazards associated with the recommended procedures.
The process was long but the result was a wonderfully quiet washer. The parts fit perfectly.