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Whirlpool Stylemaster 4217141 tub not moving wash/spin cycles

During wash and spin cycle the tub does not move. All other features of the washer seem to work such as water filling and emptying out but tub never moves. I can hear humming sound like a motor but that's it. What might be the problem and what part is more than likely need replacement?

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    Thanks! I will try that?

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Sounds like the drive belt is broken or very loose. Take off the back and check the belt. If loose or missing, tighten or replace. This is usually done by loosening the motor support bolts and moving the motor until the belt is tight, then re-tighten the bolts. Replace belt in the same way.

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