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Maytag top loading washer quiet plus, locks up during spin makes

This washer locks up during the spin cycle and makes noise with a burning smell. I know that can't be good,

I had something like this fixed before and they charged my 300+ so I am trying not to go down that road

any advice would be much appreciated.

thanks

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The belt is located underneath the washer. This a perfect place for small items like socks to get tangled up in it, and cause the belt to stop while the motor spins.

This belt is tensioned and easily replaceable.

Belt part number is 21352320

Call an appliance repair shop and if they don't have it, ask them who they call for parts. Cost you about $30 with shipping.

Watch out for teens who just throw a big pile of whites at the machine top load.

Now you know what happens to the missing sock.

It's a conspiracy of sockdom.

:)

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What's the solution??? Replace belt's? Or replace drum brake?

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Either the drum brake is going bad or is bad,

or, if the unit is belt driven, the belt is slipping, and the friction on the belt is causing the rubber to melt, making that nasty stench you smell.

Posted on Mar 06, 2009

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