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Everything works but machine won't agitate

All cycles work, but the machine won't agitate. During the agitate cycle there is a 'hum.' The fill, spin, rinse, and drain cycles all work fine - thank goodness! Any suggestions about how to troubleshoot or fix would be appreciated.

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Re: everything works but machine won't agitate

The pull at the bottom of transmission should turn both ways.. one way for spin the other way for agitate... if transmission turns both ways means not locked up and probley bad motor..

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