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Machine Won't Spin/Agitate

The washing machine won't spin/agitate. Last time we got a repairman in and he replaced the motor coupling. I am looking under the machine now, and there is black, rubbery soot. I read this might be the clutch, although the soot was there last time when it the coupling was replaced. Could it be both things?
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  • tonir Apr 22, 2008

    washer does not spin i know its the coupling i want to replace that myself need to know how.

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No chances are its hte motor coupling again , fairly common part to go bad. and the clucth(mounted atop the trannsmissin ) would have no affect on the agitation of the machine.simplew enough for you to cange probly 20 bucks vs 150 to have done part number 285753a. new part has a metal insert making it even stronger!!!!!

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