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Washer won't spin

We have a Whirlpool LSR8433KQ clothes washer. It has been having an intermittent problem. Sometimes the drum will not spin after the rinse cycle. You can hear the motor (and gear box, I think) turning but the drum does not. If I rotate the drum by hand alittle, sometimes I hear a "click" and the drum will then rotate.

Sound like a clutch problem? What parts should I order?

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