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S.E.Thomas
S.E.Thomas, Home Appliance Technician
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I have a Maytag top loading wahser, need to take agitator off,

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I have a Maytag top loading wahser, need to take agitator off, ace bandage wrapped around bottom. How do I take the agitator off?

S.E.Thomas :

remove the fabric softner cup and there is a bolt directly in the top center. remove this bolt and pick straight up.

JACUSTOMER-hujcd4ie- :

How does the fabric softner cup come off ?

S.E.Thomas :

just grasp it and twist it to the front or rear. it is snapped on

JACUSTOMER-hujcd4ie- :

Ok, I will try now

S.E.Thomas :

ok

JACUSTOMER-hujcd4ie- :

Ok, got softner cup off, will try and remove bolt, do you know size of nut?

S.E.Thomas :

it should be 1/2 inch.

S.E.Thomas :

some are 7/16 but most are 1/2 inch

JACUSTOMER-hujcd4ie- :

Ok, proplem solved, removed agitator and ace bandage, re-installed agitator and all seems ok, thanks

S.E.Thomas :

thank you and your very welcome!!

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