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Fills with water but will not agitate or spin

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  • sandysantafe Sep 30, 2009

    I need to order the part and install then I will know if this works.

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Hi,

The solution is already given by an expert named JSROCK. The solution is :-

Sounds like you have a failed motor coupling. This is an easy fix, requires inexpensive parts, but is going to take a little effort and know-how on your part. If you click on the following link, it explains step-by-step how to replace the coupling:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r385252-replacing_motor_coupling_whirlpool_top

The part be found at searspartsdirect.com. Just type in your model number and the part will be listed under the "Brake/Clutch/Gearcase/Motor/Pump" heading. If you require further assistance, please let me know. I hope this helps you resolve your washer problem.

Hope i helped you.

Thanks for using ' Fixya ' and have a nice day!!

Posted on Sep 30, 2009

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