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The agitator will not spin

Agitator is stripped and will not spin

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If you are talking about the upper portion of the agitator (called the "auger") not spinning, you probably need to replace the agititator dogs. The following link epxlains how:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r823955-replacing_agitator_dogs

This is a very simple and inexpenisve repair. The part number is included in the information I provided. If you have any questions, please let me know. I hope this helps you.

Posted on Jul 01, 2009

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