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New belt how do I install a new belt I need help changing a broken belt on an top load washing machine, I already opended the part of the machine where the belt was broken, and purchased a new belt, now I just need to install it. replace drive beltI have opened bottom compartment

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For the Maytag about which I was asking, one must
roll the belt off the agitator/drum pulley
remove the motor/water pump assembly (1 electrical connector, two hoses with clamps, four 1/2" bolts). 
remove the water pump (three torx screws).

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