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Removal of the top on a maytag model 7600.

I found the relase pins and pushed and yet the top does not budge? Want to check the belt, it seems to jump of slip when starting.

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TO GET THE TOP OFF, YOU MUST REMOVE THE FRONT PANEL BY TAKING OUT THE TWO SCREWS BY THE DOOR HINGES AND THEN THE TWO ON THE OPPOSITE SIDE. THEN REMOVE THE FRONT PANEL. THE TOP IS HELD DOWN BY TWO METAL HOOKS THAT ARE SECURED BY ONE SCREW EACH. THIS SHOULD GIVE YOU ALL THE ACCESS YOU NEED TO CHECK THE BELT.

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