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My Kenmore Series 90 washer agitator is no longer turning on

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My Kenmore Series 90 washer agitator is no longer turning on its own. I can spin it with my hand. How much will the repair cost?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Chas replied 6 years ago.

Hi, my name isXXXXX am hoping that I will be able to help you with your problem today..



The agitator dogs have worn out, order part number 80040 , You can order the parts you need from the following places,,, or, all of these places offer easy returns and reasonable prices for their items.


you will need to remove the bolt from the agitator by pulling off the top, takes about 10 minutes to install..


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Customer: replied 6 years ago.
How do I get the dogs out. I pulled off the top of the agitator which is very easy to do. However I do not see a bolt. I can see what looks like a metal stud in the center about an 1/8 of an inch in diameter but do not know how to get it out if it needs to come out at all. I can get the agitator to come up about 4 to 6 inches but it does not come completely off. Please advise! Thank you.

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