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The agitator will just pop off with enough working with it. There are no screws that hold it in place. Just some slight prying and some wiggling and it will come off. They are on there pretty solid so just work with it

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moz-screenshot-4.jpgHi, This is a two piece agitator. If the bottom half agitates fine, you will need to replace the dog kit located between the two halves.
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I hope this helps. Please let me know if I can assist you further.

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