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Maytag washer lat9416aaq belt slips in spin cycle put new belt on and springs

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The motor is supossed to walk up the belt to let it slip enough so the pump can run and drain out the water before the drum spins at full speed( that's why it's spring mounted).
Check the pump belt, it should be snug but not tight, you should have some give when you squeeze the belt together, but it should not touch together. Don't use any belt dressing on it, it needs to slip. Make sure the washer is unpluged before you do anything.

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