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I have an older top load ge.during agitation,the drum begins to spin faster and faster, this causes water to overflow through tube to ground.what can i do? steve

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The problem is the brakes are not holding. To repair this problem yoiu will have to replace the transmission. This page has a video and step-by-step instructions on how to replace the transmission.

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