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Loose Agitator I have a Maytag Performa. The agitator comes totally off and is floating at the top of the washer. I stop the washer and put it back on - turning it couter-clockwise until I feel like it catches and turn the machine back on. Within moments, the agitator is floating again. How can I secure the agitator? Thanks, Laura

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  • charlie2221 Aug 17, 2008

    The agitator has come loose and will not stay on. There is no bolt holding it on! It looks as if it should snop on but the plastic won't hold.

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Usually, there is a bolt that holds the agitator on. If you remove the cap off the center of the agitator, you should find a bolt underneath that you can tighten back down. Adding a little thread lock to the bolt wont hurt.

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