Genuine Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) parts! This door boot (part number 002658) is for washers. Door boot 002658 forms a seal between the wash tub and the door, preventing leaks. Unplug the washer before installing this part. Wear work gloves to protect your hands. For .
I spent about an hour yanking that inner spring before I gave up. Came back the next day and it took the combined effort of three people yanking before we finally managed to get the spring seated. Whoever designed that spring/steel ring system needs to be taken out back and beat with a shovel.