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Frigidare top loading washer 6 cycle - 10 years old

On the spin cycle it starts making a loud humming sound and then smells like rubber burning and it doesn't spin the water out of the clothes. Can I just buy a part and fix it. In the beginning of the cycle it does agitate.

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You may want to inspect the bottom part and see if it still uses fan belt. it could be that the belt is loose and the motor is spinning but can not drive the transmission. so the rubber burning smell is coming from the slipping belt.

the solution is to tighten the belt or replace it if necessary.

tnx 4 using fixya,

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