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GE Profile Washer Agitator will not come off

We have a washer which we have tried to pull the agitator off, using a rope and a board as a fulcrum. The top off the washer is off. We cannot use enough force because the tub lifts up along with the agitator. Do you know of a better method, or tool that would make it easier? Or do we need to put the top back on?

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  • LJeanGraph Feb 23, 2008

    Thanks for the Agi-Tamer suggestion. We gave another try (with the top on this time) using the rope and board method. It still did not pop off, but then I gipped the bottom and gave it a good pull (has to go straight up) and it popped off. The rope most likely loosen it, but there are clips that grip all around the bottom which work against each other if there is not equal force that pulling straight up gives. Glad it is now off, thanks for the tip though!

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There is a product called agitamer, a rubber bladder inserted under agitator and hooked to your cold water line, pressure popos it off quite nicely

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