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Wont spin cycle at full speed

Kenmore stackable washing/dryer machine. The model is a bit hard to get at right now. The agitator mode works fine, but the spin cycle mode will only go to half speed. If left to run, a burning smell will develope. Is this most likely a clutch? If so can a highly mechanically inclined person replace this themselves? Please help : )

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Burning smell is a slipping belt. These are tricky to get apart and diagnose but find the reason the belt is slipping and replacing it will solve your problem. Could be clutch, bearing or gearcase related.
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