This video provides step-by-step instructions for using a tub nut wrench for a GE, Hotpoint, or RCA washing machine to unscrew the washer’s tub nut.
All of the information in this tub nut wrench usage video is applicable to the following brands: GE, Hotpoint, RCA
Tools used: tub nut wrench
Most GE top-load washers require a specific one and eleven sixteenth inch wrench to remove the tub nut.
Place the wrench over the tub nut and use a hammer to help loosen the nut.
Rotate the wrench clockwise to help remove the nut from the drive shaft.
Thread the nut back onto the drive shaft by rotating it counter-clockwise
Use the hammer and wrench to help tighten the nut.