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Kenmore Series 90 Top load washer. Need to know how to remove the agitator, think something is under there

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  • brobogus Feb 03, 2009

    Thanks for your quick reply. With cap off, no bolt , but looks like 1/2 inch socket extension would fit . Is that the tool , Is it right or left hand thread ?


  • brobogus Feb 03, 2009

    Is a 1/2 in. extension the tool to use to remove the plastic nut ?

  • brobogus Feb 03, 2009

    It is not a socket it is a square piece that runs down thru there. That is what i am needing to know

  • Mark Egan May 11, 2010

    You should be able to remove the center cap, then bolt/nit, then lift the agitator out. Sometimes they crust up with detergent, so be prepared to use WD-40 or PB xxx (can't remember the name).

    Let me know if you have any more questions.



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Should be standard right hand. But go easy at it to be sure.

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  • Mark Egan Feb 03, 2009

    It's been a long time since I took one off. It's either 1/2 or 9/16. You should be able to feel it drop on when you get the right socket.

  • Mark Egan Feb 03, 2009

    You can get an idea of the assembly from here -

    Like I said, it's been awhile since I took one of these apart, so don't recall exactly the right socket and wrench sizes.



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