Auger Slipping/Noise

ApplianceWhirlpool Washer

ModelLLR6144BQ0

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Socket set

Michael From Champlin, MN

Jan 13, 2009

1 out of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Noticed a clunking sound in the washer, and got worried that I needed a new washer. I watched the washer in motion and noticed the auger slipping. I took the auger/agitator assembly apart and inspected the parts (dogs completely worn). Did a a Google search for my make/model replacement parts - and PartSelect popped up. I read the repair stories on my washer and purchased the Agitator Repair Kit. I received the kit four days later and began the install.

The included directions tell you everything. The toughest part for me was pulling the bearing down on the agitator cam - I just didn't want to break the plastic bearing.

No more noise, and the auger is working just fine. A quick and simple fix, and with purchasing the repair kit, I also replaced a couple other parts that showed signs of wear compared to the new ones.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Agitator Repair Kit

Part Number: PS334650

$17.87
In Stock