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The spin motor is going but its not spinning i believe the belt popped off how do i open it up to pop it back on

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For the FAV6800/FAV9800AW download the service manual;

5/16 nut driver or 5/16 ¼ socket on an extension to remove front panel see page 41 of the Service Manual



Raise the top of the machine. Insert a flat blade putty knife approximately 2.5” from the left and right sides of the washer top, depress the spring tabs securing machine top to the washer base. See page 33 of the SM for putty knife insertion point.



As mentioned on page 47 of the SM Roll Drive Belt on the Pulley. (Do not loosen motor bolts). If the belt is broken see Sears Parts Direct for a belt P/N.

Posted on Jul 13, 2009

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