Quick Question!

Have you ever purchased from PartSelect.com before?

334650-1-S-Whirlpool-285811            -Agitator Repair Kit
334650-1-S-Whirlpool-285811            -Agitator Repair Kit 334650-2-S-Whirlpool-285811            -Agitator Repair Kit 334650-3-S-Whirlpool-285811            -Agitator Repair Kit http://www.partselect.com/Schematics/Whirlpool/GU1K7QSO.gif

Agitator Repair Kit

Compare At

$25.58

You Save

$4.26

Your Price

$21.32
Order within the next 9 hrs and your part ships today!
Get this part fast. Average delivery time via standard shipping: 1.8 days.

PartSelect Number PS334650
Manufacturer Part Number 285811
Manufactured by Whirlpool

The agitator is designed to spin the clothes during a wash cycle. If your washing machine will not agitate, spin, or shakes and/or is noisy, you may need to purchase the agitator repair kit. The agitator kit is most commonly used if the top part of the agitator is not moving correctly but the bottom is. This kit now includes all pieces shown in the photo plus the thrust spacer, inner cap seal, and washer. You may need agitator grease for this repair. As with any major appliance repair, be sure to disconnect power to the washing machine before beginning the job.

This part works with the following brands: Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Roper, Estate, Inglis, Crosley, Kenmore.

This part works with the following products: Washer.

This part fixes the following symptoms:

  • Will not agitate.
  • Noisy.
  • Pumps but will not spin.
  • Shakes and moves.
  • Spins slowly.
  • Does not dispense fabric softener / detergent.
  • Not cleaning dishes properly.
  • Will not drain.

Videos For installing this part.

Related Parts Additional or alternate parts to consider.

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Screw & Washer (5/16-24 x 1)

Part Number 11741866

This kit contains one screw with rubber gasket and threaded sealant. The screw head is 7/16".

Order within the next 9 hrs and your part ships today!
$4.63
In Stock

Seal, Inner Cap

Part Number 11748108

This is an inner cap seal, but may also be known as an O-ring, and it is a part for your washing machine. Some symptoms replacing this part will fix include: leaking from your appliance, uncontrollable shaking and moving, loud noise, pumps but will not spin, or if your appliance will not agitate. This model is off-black in color and 3 inches in diameter. You will find this part inside the agitator in the middle of your washing machine. It is recommended to wipe down the barrier before putting the new seal on.

Order within the next 9 hrs and your part ships today!
$4.48
In Stock

Thrust Spacer

Part Number 334562

This is a genuine OEM thrust spacer for your washer, and is also commonly known as a retainer ring. The spacer is about 2.5 inches in diameter, is made of plastic, and is white in color. It is used in the agitator assembly of many direct drive washing machine models. The spacer is fitted between the agitator and the agitator auger to support it as it moves. This part is sold individually. Although it is not included in this part, you should have some dual-action agitator grease for the repair as well.

Order within the next 9 hrs and your part ships today!
$3.64
In Stock

Questions & Answers

Ask our experts a question on this part and we'll respond as soon as we can.

Most Recent

Question:

How do you rate your cam size? This kit is called the medium cam agitator repair kit but I don’t know what size cam I have ….

Shannon
Answer:

Hi Shannon, great question! A medium cam kit 285811 (which is this part) is the most common, and is approximately 2.25 inches. We recommend either measuring your old cam, or entering your model number to confirm which size you need. For the long cam agitator kit you can order this 285748, for the short cam agitator kit you can order this 285809. I hope this helps.

3 people found this helpful.
Question:

With this repair I’ve been kinda guessing at what I need to do but now that the parts are here I need to get the agitator removed and install the agitator repair kit. Do you have any recommendation before I start?

Byron
Answer:

Hi Byron, first you should remove the agitator, then inspect the agitator shaft for damage or rust. If it is bad the complete gearcase will need to be replaced. Next you can install your agitator and cam kit. Best of luck with this repair!

1 person found this helpful.

Most Helpful

Question:

If I put anything more than a small load in my washer the agitator will not spin. Does that mean I need a new agitator or is there any way I can repair it?

Cynthie
Answer:

Hi Cynthie, if your cam kit is faulty it could cause the washer to not agitate properly. I would check the cams first. Please let us know if you have any further questions.

4 people found this helpful.

Installation Instructions Provided by PartSelect customers like you.

Average Repair Rating: 4.2 / 5.0, 354 reviews What's this?
 

1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Very Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools: Socket set
Customer: Roland from Lorain, OH

Agitator wasn't working

Simply watch the video and installed it very easy and very fast

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?   

1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
Level of Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
Time to do repair: 30 - 60 mins
Tools: Screw drivers, Socket set
Customer: Bruce from UNION, NJ

Socket extension should be at least 10 inches long. Need two people to do the job if the screw is very tight.

Watch the instructions video. Follow the exact instructions carefully.

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?   

1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: 30 - 60 mins
Tools: Socket set
Customer: Cherri from STOCKTON, IL

Washer wasn't turning

Followed instructions

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?   

1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Time to do repair: 30 - 60 mins
Tools: Socket set
Customer: christopher from CLINTON, NC

Top part of agitator not working

Followed video and included instructions and had no problems, went very well.

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?   

1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: 30 - 60 mins
Tools: Screw drivers, Socket set
Customer: Ian from VENICE, FL

Top part of agitator not working

Followed the instructions that came with the part. Very easy job.

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?   

1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: 30 - 60 mins
Tools: Socket set
Customer: Randy from HOLTS SUMMIT, MO

Upper agitator quit working due to broken cam dogs

Used Thrush Water Kit 285587 to replace cam dogs; easy repair, no problems other than the recommended grease for the thrust washer was not supplied in kit; took me longer to find grease (finally used marine ball bearing grease because I had some) than it did to replace cam dogs. Suggest supplying grease in small packet along with kit. Otherwise, parts shipped quickly, good directions supplied with kit, easy and cheap repair.

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?   

1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Very Easy
Time to do repair: 15 - 30 mins
Tools: Socket set
Customer: Bobby from LYNCH STATION, VA

Poor aggitation

Removed agitator replaced dogs with new ones along with rest of supplied materials that came with part. Very easy with video and instructions supplied.

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?   

1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Very Easy
Time to do repair: 15 - 30 mins
Tools: Pliers, Socket set
Customer: Blair from CLINTON, WA

The upper agitator would not engage (would spin freely in both directions)

I simply watched the brief video supplied on both the page as well as my emailed receipt and performed the steps as directed. There were no deviations required... it was exactly how the video described it. Honestly, I expected a more lengthy and complicated repair!

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?   

1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Very Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools: Socket set
Customer: david from BRIDGETON, NJ

Would not agitate...

Just follow the video that this site offered literally 4 minutes to install

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?   

1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: 30 - 60 mins
Tools: Socket set
Customer: JOHN from SPRING HOPE, NC

Agitator bumping and knocking

I removed the agitator top cap first. I reached inside and removed plastic cap. I then removed the 7/16 bolt inside the agitator and lifted it out of the machine. I put my foot on the bottom part of the agitator and pulled the top part off. I removed the plastic bushing in the bottom part and then removed the plastic bushing with the dog ears and the bolt. I used some appliance grease on the bushing on the bottom part and slid the top part of the agitator back in place and replaced the 7/16 bolt. It worked like a charm. My wife says I'm her hero. Thanks for making it so easy.

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?   

1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: 15 - 30 mins
Tools: Pliers, Socket set
Customer: Wheel Man Enterprises, from UTICA, OH

Agitator top wasn't rotating

Repair was extremely simple by using the video provided online. Works perfectly! Thanks so much.

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?   

1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: 30 - 60 mins
Tools: Socket set
Customer: Dean from SAN JOSE, CA

Replace agitator kit

Removed top agitator bolt lifted agitator out and replaced ring and geared dogs. replaced Agitator top swirl vanes. It would have been nice if the kit included agitator grease and a new bolt and washer.

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?   

1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Difficult
Time to do repair: 1- 2 hours
Tools: Pliers, Screw drivers, Socket set
Customer: BIANCA from KNOXVILLE, TN

Out of control shaking when in spin cycle

Couldn't do the repair due to receiving incorrect parts used what I could from kit to replace parts. The repair kit said it would work on my machine but did not. Now I will have to purchase a complete aigator to fix hopefully the issue.

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?   

1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: 15 - 30 mins
Tools: Socket set
Customer: Diane L from Twinsburg, OH

Dogs were stripped

Only had to replace the dogs, the remainder of the kit did not fit my washer. It now works like a dream, maybe better than before and since I did it myself I am very proud to have made the repair and did not require a $80+ service call. I pulled off the softener dispenser, used an 11/16" socket, removed the agitator, set it on the floor stood on it and pulled off the top of the agitator, removed the device that holds the dogs, put the new ones in and reassembled. It was super easy!

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?   

1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools: Socket set
Customer: Thomas from Fairburn, GA

Would not agitate

Took sealing caps off agitator to access holding screw & followed instructions included with the repair kit to replace agitator unit. Ordered the part on Friday morning and had the part by early Monday morning. Impressed with the service........Thanks

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?   

Model Cross Reference

This part works with the following models:

PartSelect Number: PS334650
Manufacturer Part Number: 285811
Brand Model Number Description
Kenmore11026152500Washer
Whirlpool1CLSR7010PQ0Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CLSR7010PQ1Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CLSR7333PQ0Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CLSR7333PQ1Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CLSR9434PQ0Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CLSR9434PQ1Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CLSR9434PT0Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CLSR9434PT1Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CLXR7244PT0Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CLXR7244PT1Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CWTW5100VQ0Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CWTW5100VQ1Washer - Residential, Automatic
Whirlpool1CWTW5300SQ0Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CWTW5590SQ0Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CWTW5590ST0Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CWTW5590VQ0Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CWTW5590VQ1Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CWTW5790SQ0Washer - Residential
Whirlpool1CWTW5790ST0Washer - Residential
Whirlpool2DLXR7244MQ0Washer - Residential
Whirlpool2DLXR7244MQ1Washer - Residential
Whirlpool2DLXR7244MQ2Washer - Residential
Whirlpool2DLXR7244MQ3Washer - Residential
Whirlpool2DMTW5705TW0Washer
Whirlpool2DWTW5305SQ0Washer - Residential
Whirlpool2LSR5233BN0Washer - Residential, Automatic
Whirlpool2LSR5233BQ1Washer - Residential, Automatic
Whirlpool2LSR5233BQ2Washer - Residential, Direct Drive
Whirlpool2LSR5233BW0Washer - Residential, Automatic