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Model laa washing machine agitates during spin cycle

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The clutch in gearbox is faulty most probably

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During wash cycle it is only spinning one way

I hope you are referring to the agitator.
On washing machines, the drum only spins one way.
The agitator in the middle of the drum will spin both ways.
If your agitator only spins one way, something is broken.
Please share the year (?), make and model of the machine.
God bless your efforts.

Apr 12, 2016 | Washing Machines

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Frigidaire washing machine (FTW3011KW0) runs through all cycles, agitates, pumps out water, but doesn't spin, nor does the motor attempt to spin during the spin cycle

Your main switch needs replaced. The motor that drives the switch operates because it goes through the other cycles, so the switch must be bad.

Jul 31, 2012 | Frigidaire Washing Machines

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Kenmore 90 tub spins excessively clockwise during wash cycle.

there should be 2 or 3 springs that hold it, they mite have broke, take off back panel an check.

Jan 04, 2010 | Kenmore 24032\24036 Top Load Washer

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Agitator doesn't spin during wash cycle

If The washer won't agitate
Check to make sure no clothing got wrapped around the agitator. Check the lid switch, timer, and drive belt, other potential causes, such as a bad transmission or bad agitate/spin solenoid, but they are much more involved.
if the washer won't spin, the lid switch, timer, drive belt, transmission, or agitate/spin solenoid could be the cause here as well. Sometimes if the load is unbalanced or too heavy, the washer won't spin. Take some of the clothes out and try the spin cycle again with a lighter load.

Here are the steps to replace the agitator.
1: Take the fabric softener dispenser off and pry off the agitator lid.
2: Use a socket wrench with an extension bar to remove the stud and seal.
3: Remove the agitator top and bottom.
4: Check the agitator clutch assembly (located in the agitator top) for excessive wear.
5: To replace, just reverse the directions.

Jun 29, 2009 | Washing Machines

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Installed new belts, machine will not agitate

Transmission is bad. The transmission is not used during a spin but it is used during agitation. Check your warranty, the transmission maybe covered for 10 years for parts only and 5 years for parts and labor

Jun 16, 2009 | Washing Machines

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Agitator doesn't turn during wash / rinse cycle

top the top off the agitator,remove cap inside,you have 4 plastic dog ears you need to replace,your local appliance store has them for $2,let me know how you do-mike

Mar 24, 2009 | Kenmore Washing Machines

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Kenmore stacked W/D will not agitate during wash cycle

hi thanks for the question i dont know the model of your washer but i think yours is a direct drive no belt you have a motor drive coupling which is located between the motor and transmission replace that part thanks the appliance doctor

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