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Washing Machine Shock Absorber Pin

SKU: AMI1018648 |
Manufacturer: Amica Spare Parts

Normally delivered in 15 to 25 days

(Delivery from £1.49)

Availability: Available

£3.18
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Quick Overview

Shock absorber pin or peg to fit Amica washing machine models
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Shock absorber pin or peg to fit Amica washing machine models Amica Washing Machine AWP510L, AWP512L, AWE512L

  Washing Machine Suspension Parts

The dampers and springs on your washing machine are designed to absorb the vibration of your washing machine as the load moves around inside the drum.

Normally you will see two dampers or shock absorbers mounted to the bottom of the tub or tank unit and two springs at the top that are mostly there to keep the tub unit from drifting out of position. In essence the dampers or shocks do all the work, the springs are really only there for support.

On more expensive models you will often find three or even four shock absorbers fitted but, in our experience, while not unknown to go wrong, these will rarely fail.

Of course dampers can go faulty and they do as they can be very hard worked but one of the big reasons that we see them failing is from machines being subjected to higher than normal use or, because they have been overloaded and therefore overworked. If yours do fail please try not to overload your machine and they probably will not fail again.

You can find more about correctly loading your washing machine in this article and, not only will you not cause harm or wear your machine out just as fast, you will get better wash results as well.

  Ordering Replacement  Dampers

Dampers will vary, sometimes a fair bit, between different models as there are different tank sizes to accommodate either larger or smaller load sizes so the dampers have to alter to take account of this.

What we normally find is that the shock absorbers are specific to a range of machines that will normally all share a common drum and tub unit but that cannot be guaranteed in every instance.

If you don’t see the model number of your washing machine or washer dryer listed or, there are any notes about different shocks or springs being used, please contact us for assistance to identify the correct dampers you need. Putting the wrong ones in your washing machine can cause great harm to your machine so you do want to ensure you get the correct ones.

  IMAGES AND SIZES ARE FOR ILLUSTRATION ONLY

Component parts may vary in shape and size to the images shown as parts are model specific and subject top change or alteration at any time without notice. This spare part will only fit the models as described in the listing unless specifically advised otherwise by ourselves.

Also note that some washing machine suspension parts and their components can vary hugely depending on the model so please, take care when ordering and don't rely solely on images as, they pretty much all look the same!

   Washing Machine Technical Support

For technical support on washing machines, fault diagnosis and fitting instructions please use our washing machine and washer dryer forum where engineers will assist you if possible.

If you need help fitting a part or diagnosing a problem with your washing machine then the washing machine forum is the place to go, we are sorry but in most cases be unable to offer technical support by any other method.



 

Spare parts help and support forums where you can get help and advice from us about parts for washing machines, cookers, dishwashers, fridge freezers and more

Spare Parts Help

We can assist you directly with identifying spare parts for your  appliance from our support help desk and you will also find lots of information to help you locating model numbers, product codes and more where you can even raise and track your own enquiry online

You can also email us on spares@ukwhitegoods.co.uk or use the live chat.

If you are unsure if a part will fit your  model or you want to confirm any details, just get in touch and we will do all we can to help you.

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Appliance help and support forums where you can talk to actual domestic appliance engineers about washing machines, cookers, dishwashers, fridge freezers and more

Help From Experts

Get help from  repair experts in our forums, a totally free to use service we provide to all.

Talk to engineers that repair applainces and get support from there with diagnosing faults and repair advice.

To use this function simply login or regiter on the forum, select the forum for the appliance you need help with (for example, washing machine forum for a washing machine question), post your question and, if someone can help you they will do so.

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Find a domestic appliance service engineer to repair your washing machine, dishwasher, cooker, oven, fridge or any other major domestic appliance

Get A Repair

Find a local approved service engineer to repair your  appliance with no charges to you for the use of this service.

Deal directly with the field service technicians that repair  appliances.

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More help, advice and information on how you can repair your own washing machines, cookers, dishwashers, fridge freezers and more

More Repair Information To Help You

Find out more about how to repair your appliance and much more from the self help section of our website

We have a huge number of help articles that cover the most common issues and problems with most appliances that you can use to help diagnose the cause of many problems yourself

 

Amica Spare Parts

Amica spare partsAmica is a Polish manufacturer that many people in the UK will not be familiar with but they are very strong in their native Poland as well as Germany and other areas of Europe. 

Probably as the brand offers decent value for money in terms of you get a fairly good product for the price point, certainly they are easily as good as Beko and some of the others in the same price range and, way better than many own label brands are.

More information on the Amica brand and company can be found on this page.

  Amica Spare Parts

As is the case with most manufacturers these days both the model number and the product code or index number is required to find some part accurately.

For Amica please do not use the instruction manual for identification as in some if not many cases these are generic and will relate to a range of products, not necessarily the one that you own.

It is far preferable to look for the rating plate and obtain the information from there as, even for one model, there can be several variants that use different components.

In some cases, without the index or product number, it may not be possible to get spare parts.

More assistance on what to look for if you have any difficulty is available on our support page here.

You may also see some spare parts within Amica sections as they fit or are used on machines and other brands.

  Amica Technical Help

For any technical queries or fault diagnosis help if you ask in the forums the guys will help you if they can. Many are very familiar with the Amica products and will be able to assist you.

  Delivery

We are going to get any part/s you order to you as fast as we possibly can.

We use a variety of means to do that but we also give you, the customer, the choice of how fast you want the transit time to be as well as the features and convenience levels that suit you on delivery so, there are options. There is a lot of information here on how we do this and explanation of the choice you have as well as the impact of each in speed and cost as we are very open and transparent.

Orders placed outwith our normal business hours will not be shipped until the next working day and subject to stock availability. Please be aware that we show availability and that we do not display live stock levels online.

What we do is give an average here based on where parts are and typically take to ship as well as an average of transit times based on how people order parts so these can vary depending largely on the shipping method that we allow you to select depending on your own individual needs.

The estimated normal time that an item will take to reach you (excluding weekends and public holidays) is indicated on every listing at the top of the listing in orange with the truck next to it, an explanation of these is as follows:

1 to 6 Days: Normally a UK stock item and usually dispatched the same or next working day but some items may take a little longer depending on where the stock is.

1 to ** Days: Usually a UK/EU stocked item but may have a longer lead time, for clarification of the time please contact us before ordering and we will advise further if required.

* to ** Days: Variable lead times that are based on normal order supply times, often parts that do not have a “1 to“ at the start will ordinarily be factory or custom order items and we would ask that you please allow the time indicated for your order to arrive with you. Please note that these items are specially ordered upon request that is not normally stocked therefore cannot be ordinarily returned, this does not affect your statutory rights.

Again, please note that your chosen delivery method may affect the delivery time to both shorten and lengthen that delivery time and that these estimates apply to UK mainland orders only. The faster delivery method that you choose, the lower on that estimated delivery time you will likely receive the items ordered.

If you need clarification or a more accurate lead time please contact us for assistance on that and we will do our utmost to provide that as our estimated lead times are based on normal stock availability, average lead times, average shipping times and this can vary depending on shipping methods etc.

Our standard delivery charges are quoted online when you place an order on the checkout page and are determined by weight, size and method so can alter based on those parameters.

Our estimated delivery times do not apply to international or offshore orders, only to UK mainland addresses and that delivery times to more rural areas may vary depending on the service used.

Delivery times can vary at times of very high volumes, such as Christmas period and also due to bad weather etc and at such times deliveries, regardless of service used, may not happen as normal.

  Order Transit Times

If the item you have ordered is in stock and the order is placed before 3.00pm Monday to Friday then we will endeavour to dispatch the order on the same day. Subsequent delivery times are usually between 1-3 working days dependant on the service you have chosen, the time your order is placed and stock availability.

If an item is required for a guaranteed next day delivery please contact us in advance to check that this is possible

Please note that the times given can be subject to availability, however, more than 98% of all orders are delivered on or faster than the estimated times.

Economy courier Service

Delivery by HermesOrders placed before 3pm on working days will normally dispatch within 24 hours depending on stock availability.

Most orders are expected to reach UK postcodes in 1-4 business days from dispatch using this service.

Premium Delivery

Delivery by premium DPD serviceYour order will receive priority handling, packing and be normally be delivered the next working day after dispatch using DPD where you also have the ability to change the delivery address with DPD (may cause delay), times and so on, services that are not available on other carrier options.

This option does get the items to you as fast as we can possibly make that happen within the confines of where stock is held etc.

Please note that on large or bulky items this may be the only option available due to restrictions on other services on both sizes and weights.

Standard Royal Mail Service

Royal Mail deliver serviceOrders placed before 3pm on working days will normally dispatch within 24 hours depending on stock availability.

Most orders are expected to reach UK postcodes in 1-15 business days from dispatch.

* Royal Mail postal service - This is not a guaranteed next day service, Royal Mail aim to deliver 85% of 1st Class mail items the next working day after posting but this can take longer. Economy services are slower than this and can take several working days to arrive.

Whilst we have tried our best to cover most common questions here, there are some product and location specific exceptions which may also result in additional charges. If this is the case then a member of our sales team will contact you to discuss the various options before the item is dispatched.

Should you have any delivery queries, please contact a member of our team on spares@ukwhitegoods.co.uk

Please do not arrange to have a tradesman on site until after your goods have arrived and you have checked them (We will not pay your tradesman's costs in the event that the item is damaged in transit or not suitable for any reason).

The products you order will be delivered by one of our contracted couriers: Royal Mail, Hermes or DPD/Interlink Express. When the item is dispatched you will receive an email with additional delivery information where available.

  Returns

Returns can be sent back to us and we want to make this as easy as possible for you but please follow the instructions here to ensure your requirements are dealt with quickly and efficiently.

Please contact us on spares@ukwhitegoods.co.uk should you wish to return any item.

Please disclose the reason for returning the item along with details of your order number.

It is important that you do not damage or deface the original packaging of any of the products being returned as this may affect our ability to provide any refund.

Please do not return items without first contacting us and receiving instruction on the returns address as this can vary depending on the item(s) being returned. Failure to do so may result in delay or loss which you may be responsible for.

  Paypal Returns Free

If you paid by Paypal and you have enabled Paypal's "Return Shipping on Us" service then you will be able to claim any return shipping costs from Paypal, including for many international orders. For more information on this service please refer to the Paypal website.

 

  Damages

Please contact us on spares@ukwhitegoods.co.uk within 24 hours of delivery to report any damage.

To deal with damages quickly please send us a brief description of the damage and include a photograph where possible as this will speed the process up considerably.

  Return of Faulty Goods

You should open all boxes carefully and thoroughly check the goods for damage on the day of delivery and notify us of any damage within 24 hours of the delivery. If we are not notified of damage within 24 hours we are unable to claim from either the manufacturer or the carrier and you may be liable and unable to claim for damage.

If a product is faulty you can return it to UK Whitegoods for an exchange or refund.

Returned items are always inspected and tested, please note that should we determine that the product is not faulty you may not receive a refund for that item and you may be charged any delivery and collection costs we incur.

  Return of Non-Faulty Goods

At UK Whitegoods we are determined to go to every length to ensure that you are a happy customer. If however, the event arises that you wish to cancel your order, then you may do so in accordance with the provisions below.

You can cancel your contract before delivery, and up to 14 days after delivery. To do this, please email us or raise a support ticket, you cannot do this on the phone or live chat.

It will speed up the returns process if you can also provide a brief explanation of your reason for cancellation and order number. We will refund your money, excluding postage charges, within 14 days of receiving the item(s) back.

Any returns must be received by us within fourteen days of instruction or authorisation to return the item(s).

If you cancel, you must return the goods to us at your own expense. You are responsible for the risk of loss or damage when you return goods, so you should take out enough postal insurance to cover their value.

It is recommended that - for your own protection - you should send the products back to UK Whitegoods per our instructions using recorded delivery so you have proof of delivery. Additionally, it is the customer's responsibility to take reasonable care of the goods during the cancellation period and we would, therefore, recommended the product(s) are returned with the original packaging in good condition to avoid the products being damaged on the return journey.

If you fail to take reasonable care of the goods before they are returned to us, and this results in damage or deterioration, we will charge you for the reduction in value or the return may not be authorised.

If you wish to make a return please note that we cannot accept returns if:

  • The products have been used, personalised or customised in any way.
  • The products have been fitted for fault finding purposes, we will deem it to have been used.
  • The product/s were custom special order only items.

Additional Information

Further Description No
Alternate Part Number 1018648
EAN Number N/A
Manufacturer Amica Spare Parts
Genuine Part Yes