How to change the drum paddle on a tumble dryer

  1. Tumble Dryer
    How to change the drum paddle on a tumble dryer
  2. Safety first remove plug from mains socket
    Safety First
  3. Tools required are a Phillips screwdriver and a T20 torque spanner.
    Tools for drum paddle
  4. Using the phillips screwdriver remove 2 retaining screws to remove the lid.
    Hotpoint CTD00 lid removal 1
  5. From the front give the lid a firm push backwards
    Hotpoint CTD00 lid removal 2
  6. Now remove the lid
    Hotpoint CTD00 lid removal 3
  7. Rotate the drum until the drum paddle is in this  possition
    Drum paddle In position
  8. From the top using the T20 torque spanner remove the 2 retaining screws.
    Drum paddle removal 1.jpg
  9. Remove the drum paddle.
    Drum paddle removal 2
  10.  Take the new drum paddle from its package ensuring its correct for the appliance
    Drum paddle image
  11. Fit the new drum paddle
    Drum paddle removal 2
  12. Using the T20 torque spanner replace the 2 retaining screws.
    Drum paddle removal 1.jpg
  13. Refit the lid
    Hotpoint CTD00 lid removal 3
  14. Give the lid a firm push forwards until it clicks into place.
    Hotpoint CTD00 lid replacement
  15. Replace the 2 lid retaining screws
    Hotpoint CTD00 lid removal 1

    See full range of Tumble Dryer parts here 

Disclaimer: The information provided has been prepared as a guide only and the steps taken are likely to vary for different appliance models. We strongly recommend using a qualified engineer to undertake major repairs and fault finding.

Comments

Trustpilot Badge
Loading...