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Washer LAT9206BAE I have a washer that makes a grinding sound when it agitates. I noticed that the agitator will sometimes come up from bottom, and I have just pushed it back down firmly and it would work fine. But now, when I try to wash clothes, it makes a really loading grinding noise. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Sherry G

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The agitator shaft has come loose from the transmission. when you pushed it back down it probably didn't seat properly, thats why the grinding sound. you need a new transmission

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