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Agitator fall off and knocking noise during spin cycle

My agitator keeps falling off. I am able to put the agitator back on , and I tighten the bolt but it keeps falling off. Also, during the spin cycle it make a knocking noise. I tried redistributing the load, but it doesn't help.

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Re: Agitator fall off and knocking noise during spin...

There should be a rubber washer with the bolt. if it is missing the bolt may back of during agitation. also the threads on the transimision may be stripped. Some Green lock tight found in most hard ware stores should help. the knocking noise is probably due the agitator coming loose.

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