Part # B235
Part # B235
Manufacturer Code B2235
Alternate Part #'s 187126, 187563, 193107, 193315, 193540, 193777, 193834, 372162103, 7-187563-02, 7-193315-01, 8-187563-02, 8-187563-05, b2235, b235, F56AA57A01, TT505
Application: Above Ground Pools & Spas Replaces: Sta-Rite, Hayward, American Products, Hydra Bath, Pac Fab, Jacuzzi, Doughboy, Etc... Features: All copper windins, Auto protector, Open drip proof, Stainless steel threaded shaft, Thrubolt pump mount, "1081" design, 60 HZ , 230V, Full load Amps = 12.0/4.4, Frame 56Y, Threaded Shaft
I have a ao smith motor 4hp pn 7-187563-02 or century number B235 now superseded B2235. I need both the bearings. I have been searching the internet and you have the best information about the parts. It appears that I need bearings 6203. Please let me know if this is correct and I will order the 2 bearings needed. Thanks Rick
Hello Rick- Unfortunately we do not have the motor specs for that particular motor. We would need you to call A.O. Smith at 1-800-262-6484 to get the part numbers you need.
what is the pump that fits this motor?
Hello, the B235 motor is made for Waterway spa pumps. If you would please click here to look at Waterway Pumps.
Can I use this motor to replace the existing one on my Vita Spa which brand is Century AC MOTOR A. O.SMITH part # 8-193107-01? Thanks!
Hi Steve, This B235 motor will replace p/n 8-193107-01.
Can you direct me to the proper hi low switch for this motor?
Unfortunately the manufacturer does not offer the switch for the 2 speed 220v motors any longer. If you already have a 220 volt timer (on/off) you would need an Intermatic T106R to switch from high to low speed. If you do not have a timer currently you would need the T10604R which is a 220v on/off timer and a high/low timer.
Why should I purchase a Tune Up Kit?
A Tune Up Kit includes all of the essential replacement seals and gaskets for the pump. The seals and gaskets should be replaced when installing a new motor on your pump. New seals will prevent the pump from leaking water or losing the prime. A Tune Up Kit will protect your motor and ensure that the pump is working efficiently.
Why do I need to purchase a new shaft seal?
We strongly recommend replacing the shaft seal. The purpose of a shaft seal is to prevent water from running down the shaft of the motor and into the motor housing. Water will damage the bearings and cause the motor to fail. A new shaft seal should be installed whenever a motor is replaced. The motor manufacturer can deny the warranty if the motor fails to due to water damage from a faulty shaft seal. To find your shaft seal you will need to visit our Pool Pump Parts Page or the Spa Pump Parts Page and select your make and model.
What is Service Factor?
Service Factor(SF) is a multiplier that when multiplied by the horsepower of the motor indicates the total permissible horsepower loading that may be carried when the motor is operating at rated voltage and frequency. The most important thing to remember when replacing a motor is that the replacement motor's horsepower times its service factor must be equal to or greater than the original motor's horsepower times its service factor. The Service Factor rating can be found on the motor label. See Step 4 of our How to Read a Pool Motor Label guide.