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The washer is having a problem with large loads in the last six months it will try to aggitate or spin and stops someone told me to check the belt how do i get to the belt i have never worked on a front loader before neptune 5500bwq cloths washer

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Take back off the washer if belt is tight its probably the carbon brushes on the motor they set into either side of the motor with one spade connector on each one remove these and if worn replace them you can buy them from most appliance repair shops they should be under atenner

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