Introduction

This page gives instructions for disassembling the Black and Decker WP900 6-Inch Orbital Waxer and Polisher to the point where the motor can be fully removed and replaced.

Image 1/1: Make sure the device is unplugged.
  • Using the plastic tool, detach the handle tab as shown.

  • Make sure the device is unplugged.

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Image 1/1: Be sure to keep track of where each screw was placed in the device for later reassembly.
  • Using the Philips #1 screwdriver, unscrew all of the screws. There should be 8-30mm screws to remove.

  • Be sure to keep track of where each screw was placed in the device for later reassembly.

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Image 1/3: Remove the black handle from the main external casing. Image 2/3: Remove the black handle from the main external casing. Image 3/3: Remove the black handle from the main external casing.
  • Remove the back panel of the external casing, leaving all internal components resting in the front panel.

  • Remove the black handle from the main external casing.

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Image 1/1: The metal bracket will detach with the two screws.
  • Loosen the power cord and control panel. Using the Phillips #1 screwdriver, remove two 22mm screws.

  • The metal bracket will detach with the two screws.

  • Using the Flathead 3/32" screwdriver, remove two 22mm screws.

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Image 1/2: Remember, when you're reassembling the device, the black wire should be on the top. Image 2/2: Remember, when you're reassembling the device, the black wire should be on the top.
  • Gently pull the power cord out from the control module.

  • Remember, when you're reassembling the device, the black wire should be on the top.

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Image 1/1: Switch and control panel are attached to the motor.
  • Firmly grasping the motor, dislodge the internal components from the frontal external casing.

  • Switch and control panel are attached to the motor.

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  • Using a Phillips #1 screwdriver, remove the two 22mm screws securing the brush assembly to the motor.

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  • To fully remove the brush assembly from the motor, push the brushes (enclosed in the gold ribbing) outward and pull up.

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  • With a large amount of force, pull the motor up and off of the wire coil.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

Stefan Wolowec

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Very straightforward tutotial. We are writing review of this product here https://www.helpful.reviews/en/product/4.... However we have not found many cases among owners of this product that they would need to repair motor by its replacement.

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