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Maytag SAV365ZAWW Agitator Comes Apart

On my Maytag SAV365ZAW, for the purpose of my issue, if you consider the agitator as 3 pieces. The fabric softener cup, the tower, and the base. The issue is the tower (with fabric softener cup attached) just lifts off the base. So when filled with water and clothes the agitator/tub moves the clothes in a cirluar fashion, but the tower floats up and can not direct the clothes in a rotating top to bottom motion. I can not find a place for a locking screw anywhere, no existing screws, and no holes where one may go. I've removed the fabric softener cup and there is no where to tighten or replace any screw to lock the tower down. Additionally, when I pull the tower piece off the base I see no where any screw could be used to attach the two pieces. Can anyone help me Please????

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  • kids3x3 Nov 10, 2007

    Mine does the same exact thing only I finally found my model...Maytag SAV365AAWW...I had my husband look at it and there is no spot for a bolt, it just snaps together....Help!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    Fabric softener cuo does not pull up for removal as directed by manual



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The should be a bolt that goes thu the center that holds that down with the bottom part of the agiatator.. it might have pulled loose or rounded out the whole for the top part here is a link and a pic

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