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I have a Maytag Performa pav2200. It is about 12 years old and has never needed any service. Recently, however, during any agitation cycle, I have to hold the drum because it turns while agitating. This is preventing the clothes being dragged down to the botton of the drum. The drain cycle works fine and the spin cycle has no problems either. Is it possible that the belt is worn? It is the original

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