Excessive agitator side movement

ApplianceWhirlpool Washer


Level of DifficultyA Bit Difficult

Time to do repair1- 2 hours

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Wrench set
Screw drivers
Socket set

Richard From Spring City, PA

Nov 22, 2009

11 out of 15 people found this instruction helpful

Bought all of the parts to remedy this. It ended up being the top transmission seal/bearing which is not a replaceable part. I could see the shaft moving side to side. But the parts diagrams are not detailed enough to show that when assembled.

She led a good life.

My new side loader is SO MUCH BETTER AND INSANELY EFFICIENT. I highly recommend making the change if you need a transmission..

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

V-Style Drive Belt

Part Number: PS270803

In Stock

Hub Nut

Part Number: PS271505

In Stock

Tub Bearing

Part Number: PS271509

In Stock

Hub Washer

Part Number: PS271511

In Stock

Split Ring

Part Number: PS1766022

In Stock

Tub Seal (Now subbed to Tub Seal)

Part Number: PS4704237

In Stock