shaft lock was damaged and agitator would not stay down in proper location

ApplianceMaytag Washer

Model

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair1- 2 hours

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Screw drivers
Socket set

Beverly From Manchester, TN

Nov 21, 2007

20 out of 25 people found this instruction helpful

Made a 4 prong wrench from a 2" pipe coupling to remove retaining nut. Had to tap retaining washer a few times with hammer and after that it came off very easy. All other work was very easy. parts went together with ease. Saved company several $'s as we were told it was not recomended to repair and should replace washer. Under $100 for parts and a couple hours labor.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

USE WPL 22002340 (Now subbed to Agitator Shaft Collar)

Part Number: PS2020260

$3.96
In Stock

USE WPL 22002417 (Now subbed to Agitator Shaft O-Ring)

Part Number: PS2020323

$4.21
In Stock

USE WPL 22002415 (Now subbed to SHAFT- AGI)

Part Number: PS2347244

$62.34
In Stock

Tub Stem Seal and Hub Assembly (Now subbed to Mounting Stem/Tub Seal Kit)

Part Number: PS2351899

$67.86
In Stock