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My Magtag Performa washer has been shaking in the spin cycle very violently lately. The floor has not changed, so I can't blame an uneven floor. I'm assuming the belt may need to be tighten or replaced. It's only 4 years old this coming December. As well, sometimes the spin cycle does not always remove all the water, and therefore another spin cycle is put on with success of removing the water. The laundry loads are even within the machine so I can't say this is unbalancing the machine either.

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    I'm sure the belt on my Maytag Performa needs replaced. How do you do it?

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First I would check your drain pump.. you may have something blocking the water flow... this will cause the water not to fully drain and your machine will have a out of balance load...a loose belt will just slip and make noise,,,

there is a panel in the back you can remove to check the drain pump...let me know if this is helpful...

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