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LEAKS AND SQUEAKS

WASHER LEAKS DURING CYCLE. ALL CONNECTIONS TIGHT. SOMETIMES SQUEAKS DURING AGITATION CYCLE.

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  • bookmack Mar 24, 2008

    how do i remove the agitator in my maytag top load.

  • BDUBYA Apr 22, 2008

    that stopped the squeak thanks a lot got the water leak while we were there

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If you suspect the leak is from the main drum seal.
To remove the agitator, remove the softener cap by pulling, look inside the agitator, undo the bolt (4) with long socket extension and then lift out.
LEAKS AND SQUEAKS - 5e90500.jpg Not sure if you can see the seal ("O" ring at this point, you may need to remove the inner drum.
Isolate the supply.
Lift the top cover by inserting a flat blade approx 4" in at each side at the front to release the two top clips, top cover will lift and hinge backwards out of the way.
To remove the top ring (13) from the drum, unclip each clip around the top untill released, then remove.
to remove the inner drum (10) , unbolt (7) from the inside, lift out inner drum.
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Seal (1) should be visible.
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