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Elite 1206 Washing machine & cannot remove agitator for cleaning. Need 10mm socket but they are too thick to get into bolt, so how do you removed. Is there a special tool?

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Yes thanks, hopefully I have solved my problem. Could not get a socket small enough. So my Son, who is a boiler maker has grinded down a 10mm socket. So fingers crossed it works. Thanks for responding.

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http://www.searspartsdirect.com/partsdirect/partsdirect/showSubComp.pd?imageUrl=http%3a%2f%2fc.searspartsdirect.com%2flis_png%2fPLDM%2fK0507016-00003.png

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