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Kenmore 70 series barely agitates and makes a clicking sound

This is a Kenmore 70 series washer it just started making a clicking sound while barely agitating. Is our motor going out?

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    Jeff Rollins Feb 13, 2009

    I have a recording of what it sounds like. Is it possible to download a .wav file for someone to hear exactly what it sounds like?

  • Jeff Rollins
    Jeff Rollins Feb 13, 2009

    I ask this cause the sound is coming from the bottom of the machine as well.

  • Jeff Rollins
    Jeff Rollins Feb 13, 2009

    model # 110.22712 100

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What u have just described are failed agitator pawls/dogs, relatively easy fix. The repair comes as a kit. Most appliance repair houses will have the kit, if not www.searspartsdirect.com will have them

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  • clarkco2002 Feb 13, 2009

    List the model # for your unit please

  • clarkco2002 Feb 15, 2009

    Easiest would be to check the agitator pawls....if the problem isn't there, then it will be a more difficult repair.

    a user manual for your unit can be downloaded -->here<--

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