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Agitator Repair Kit

PartSelect Number PS334650

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 photo plus the thrust spacer, inner cap seal and washer. May need agitator grease for repair.

This part works with the following brands: Whirlpool, Admiral, Estate, Inglis, Kenmore, KitchenAid, Roper, Maytag, Crosley, Jenn-Air, Hardwick, Magic Chef, Amana, Caloric & Glenwood.

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.

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Related Parts Additional or alternate parts to consider.

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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".

$4.63
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Seal, Inner Cap

Part Number 11748108

Also known as an O-Ring. This black o-ring seal is three inches in diameter.

$4.60
In Stock

Thrust Spacer

Part Number 334562

This white thrust spacer is made of plastic and is also commonly referred to as a retainer ring. It is used in the agitator assembly of many direct drive washing machine models. This is the retaining ring for inside of agitator. May need agitator grease for repair.

$2.40
In Stock

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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!

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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

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Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools: Nutdriver
Customer: Patrick from Rochester, NY

Would not agitate

The small plastic pieces that activate the agitator were worn down. Bought the 12$ kit intead of 3$ kit, came w an extra piece that keeps the dogs in place. Put it back the way I found it. Wife is psyched we didn't have to buy a new washer and I look like a rock star.
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Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: 15 - 30 mins
Tools: Screw drivers, Socket set
Customer: Gary from Ocean Springs, MS

Top part of agitator was spinning freely

Based on the trouble shooting page the website, I was able to confirm that I needed the $11 agitator repair kit. Small flat tip screwdriver and 7/16th socket with long extension is all that is needed. Once removed I could see all the dogs were broken, allowing the agitator to spin in either direction. Repair was exactly as described on a video I found while researching. Which is also the same as described on this website's page, but I like to see things!I used plumbers grease (silicon) for the o-ring on the cap and put back in order. 30 minutes and it's fixed!

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Level of Difficulty: Easy
Time to do repair: 30 - 60 mins
Tools:
Customer: Marvin from Houston, TX

Upper part of agitator not working

I examined the problem and found defected parts. I decided the agitator repair kit would fix the problem. I received the parts in a very timely manner and the price was very fair. I Replaced the parts and the washing machine is working. Great service THANKS

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Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools: Pliers, Socket set
Customer: BRUCE from HUNTINGTON STATION, NY

Agitator was not turning

Removed agitator with socket wrench, removed worn out parts, replaced with new parts, reinstalled agitator, tested washer...fixed.

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Parts Used:
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools: Nutdriver
Customer: Timothy from Litchfield, IL

Agitator woild not move!

Took old agitator apart. Seen worn parts inside. Found parts select online. Website found my parts I needed. Fed-Ex had them to me the next day. Installed new parts. Website even had a nice video on how to install them. very easy!

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Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools: Screw drivers, Socket set
Customer: Jennifer from Ridgefield, WA

Agitator wasn't working

I noticed the washer wasn't agitating the load any longer. So took the agitator assembly apart and noticed that the dogs were striped and wasn't letting that agitator work properly. Went to this web sight and ordered the replacement part. When it came i went and installed it that minute. I have never attempted to work on any appliance prior to this. The instructions were well written and I was able to have my washer back up in running with in 10 minutes. It saved me having to go out and buy a new washer dryer set. Thanks for reading Jennifer of Vancouver, WA

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Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Time to do repair: 15 - 30 mins
Tools: Pliers, Screw drivers, Socket set
Customer: Warren from Dublin, OH

The top part of the agitator would not rotate correctly

As per the instructions, I pried off the cover and removed the inside piece. Then, using the socket set and extension bar, I loosened the retaining bolt. I lifted the whole upper part of the agitator and removed the inner working (those parts that the kit replaced). I broke off the tabs as instructed.
The instructions mentioned a specific grease (which I didn't have and was not aware of when I ordered the repair kit), but a search on the Internet indicated that many people put the washer back together without the grease.
The new parts are not an exact match for the replaced parts, but it was easy to follow the directions to build the new section. Putting the whole thing together again was easy.

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Parts Used:
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: 15 - 30 mins
Tools: Wrench set
Customer: ROBBIE from BELLEFONTE, PA

Agitator did not spin

I took the liquid detergent cup off.
Took the inner cap out.
Removed the 7/16in. bolt out with a socket and a ratchet with an extension.
I cleaned all parts.
Replaced the parts.
Works Great.

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Parts Used:
  • Agitator Repair Kit
Level of Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
Time to do repair: 15 - 30 mins
Tools: Screw drivers, Socket set
Customer: Ricardo H from San Diego, CA

Top half of agitator was not turning with the bottom half.

1. Removed the liquid detergent receptacle from top part of upper half of agitator.

2. Pulled up on the ears of the plastic cap (at the bottom of what's left after removing the liquid receptacle) to expose the nut. Turned nut counter-clockwise with socket set while preventing lower half of agitator from turning.

3.Once nut was totally unscrewed pulled up entire agitator- works out of washing machine, then placed agitator on floor, placed my feet on lower part of agitator while pulling up on upper half of agitator and the 2 sections separated, as well as the small parts of agitator.


4. I remounted the upper half of the agitator to the lower half outside of the washing machine, but it could probably also be done by first installing the lower half of the agitator into the machine and then mounting the upper half onto the lower half.

5. I re-screwed the bolt clock-wise with one hand while preventing the lower half of the agitator from turning.

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