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Does not agitate, does not spin well.

My second hand Amana Model LW8201W2 washing machine was fine for two weeks, but started making strange noises. By the third week, it doesn't agitate at all, and does not spin the water out as well as I know it should. It also has started to leave a small puddle on the right side, right in front of the machine. I would like to find a rough estimate for how much this is going to run in repairs, please.

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You may have a loose belt.
The bushes in the motor could be worn down.
The motor could need replacing.

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