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My kitchenaid top-load washer will not spin with a heavy load.

I have @ a 6 year old washing machine. If we a heavy load, it will drain, but not go into a spin. We can manually assist with a turn or two and it will go ahead and complete the cycle. Is this something I can fix or does it require special tools and a repairman?

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  • landman2 Nov 12, 2008

    I still need a solution, but you need to know my washer model # is KAWS700JT0. I was not aware that I had to pay to get a solution. Are all answers given on a "pay" basis?

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This will sound odd to you, but having done this for some time, i would bet there is something between the basket and the tub. sound impossible, but sometimes thing so get in there.......like lighters! you have to take the agitator out, get a speacial spanner whench to remove the nut holding down the tub(maybe $20 buck) then pull the tub out and see whats in there.

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