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Agitator Directional Cogs
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PartSelect Number PS388034
Manufacturer Part Number 80040
This kit is used for replacing the agitator directional cogs (Agitator Dogs, Agitator Repair Kit, Washer Agitator Dogs, Agitator Dog Ears). The agitator is what creates the thrusting motion in your washer to tumble your clothes during the washer cycle. Your agitator will rotate one way, and not the other. The agitator dogs are what prevent the agitator from rotating in both directions, while allowing it to rotate in one direction. Your agitator cogs may be malfunctioning if you can manually rotate the agitator in both directions. If broken they will need to be replaced. Cogs can be found by simply removing the softener dispenser and then removing the agitator cap. The are attached to the agitator. This replacement part features 4 agitator directional cogs. There are 4 cogs per package that are made up of high-quality plastic. This part comes in white/beige.
Fixes these symptoms
  • Does not dispense fabric softener / detergent
  • Marks left on clothes
  • Noisy
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Installation Instructions
mike from Kent, WA
washer wouldn't agitate
First pry off the cap of the agitator. Then using a socket remove the bolt that holds the plastic cup in place. Remove this cup by prying it loose from the two tabs that hold it in place. Once this cup is removed you can get to the broken cogs.
Slip the new cogs into the underside of the cup, and slide the cup back down in the agitator housing using the slots on the side for a guide. (You may want to remove the entire agitator and assemble everything upside down, then flip it all back over to mount, so the cogs don't fall out).
Tighten the bolt, snap the cap back in place on top of the agitator and your'e done. Easy repair.
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Agitator Repair Kit
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PartSelect Number PS334650
Manufacturer Part Number 285811
This kit (Medium Cam Agitator Repair Kit, Washer Agitator Cam Repair Kit, Cam Agitator) is used to repair the agitator. These parts are located inside the agitator auger near the top. You will need to remove the softner dispenser first if your model is equipped with one. This part is driven by the output shaft of the transmission to move the clothes during a wash cycle. The agitator auger rotates one way but not the other, which forces the laundry down and out for a constant tumbling during the wash cycle. The agitator is subjected to a lot of force during the washer wash cycle. Constant and frequent use of the appliance can cause damage, especially during heavy loads. If you’re experiencing a noisy agitator, or an agitator that spins freely in both directions, then it may be in need of repairs. If your agitator is no longer agitating properly, your clothes will not tumble, and will not be washed properly. The agitator repair kit includes an agitator cam, 4 directional cogs, a bearing, thrust spacer, inner cap seal, and a washer. It is constructed of plastic and rubber, and comes in black/white.
Fixes these symptoms
  • Does not dispense fabric softener / detergent
  • Marks left on clothes
  • Noisy
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Installation Instructions
Matt from Pawtucket, RI
Upper portion of agitator, no longer pushing clothing down.
The instructions came with the repair kit, it was fairly simple and straight foward.

One bolt held the entire agitator unit in the washer, as well as held the upper and lower halves together. Once that nut was removed the two halves seperated and the plastic clutch pieces could easily be replaced wtih the new onces in the repair kit.

Very easy do-it-yourself repair! Took about 20 minutes because I was being cautious. Next time I could do it in 5 minutes.
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Agitator Cam Kit
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PartSelect Number PS334648
Manufacturer Part Number 285809
This kit included the cam, 4 dogs and bearing.
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  • Noisy
  • Pumps but will not spin
  • Shakes and moves
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Installation Instructions
shawn from la jolla, CA
Dog ears worn down; upper agitator not moving
Pulled off the dispenser. Used socket set to remove bolt. Removed entire agitator out of washer. Placed both feet on bottom of agitator and then pulled up on the upper agitator. It took some muscle due to the years of washer use. I used a flat-head screwdriver to weaken the plastic clips holding down the old bearing-driven cam. Once I got the upper agitator off, the guts were easy to pull out. Then I just re-assembled with the 3 new parts (the Cam Driven, the Dog Ears, and the Bearing-Driven Cam). Read more...
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Thrust Spacer
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PartSelect Number PS334562
Manufacturer Part Number 285587
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.
Fixes these symptoms
  • Noisy
  • Pumps but will not spin
  • Shakes and moves
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Installation Instructions
Craig from Polk City, FL
Washer not agitating
On top of the agitator is a flat cap that is held in place by the friction of an o-ring, there are no fasteners. I would imagine one could get under the lip with a small screwdriver or butter knife to pop it off but I chose simply using my fingernails so as to not disfigure the cap. Under the cap you will find the head of the only bolt that holds the assembly together it is a 7/16 head and because it is in a 4" deep well your will need a 6" extension for your ratchet. Once the bolt is out the top of the agitator, the assembly with the cogs removes by hand. Set the assembly upside down on the counter, slide the black plastic ring off, pull the cogs out with your fingertips, install the new cogs put a new black ring on and set the assembly back in the agitator. Reinstall bolt. As the bolt is down in a tube, you cannot set it in place with your fingers and it will fall out of the socket. To hold the bolt in the socket during positioning you can either put a gob of Vaseline on the bolt head to hold it in the socket or form a small piece of paper over the bolt head and set it into the socket, the friction of the paper will hold the bolt into the socket. Took me less then 10 minutes, good luck Read more...
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Agitator Repair Kit
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PartSelect Number PS334622
Manufacturer Part Number 285748
This agitator repair kit comes with a long cam, a thrust spacer and four dogs ears (agitator cogs). This repair kit is used to move the upper agitator and it connects the base of the agitator with the agitator top (mover). This part has been updated by the manufacture.
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  • Noisy
  • Pumps but will not spin
  • Will not agitate
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Installation Instructions
Steve from Naperville, IL
Top of agitator didn't agitate. It was slipping.
Pried off the agitator cap. Removed the bolt. Removed the agitator. In the process of separating the agitator from the base, a plastic tab broke off which concerned me. BUT, in the directions with the part it explains that the 2 tabs are for factory assembly and to break both of them off. Broke off the second tab and reassembled. My 18 year old Kenmore is back in action. Read more...
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Washing Machine Upper Agitator
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PartSelect Number PS11727882
Manufacturer Part Number W10836692
This agitator is for washers. Agitator rotates back and forth to move the clothes inside the tub to clean the load. Unplug the washer before installing this part. Wear work gloves to protect your hands.
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Harold from BRADENTON, FL
Agitator had broke off from the wash plate.
Replaced the wash plate and agitator. The new parts (bolt and washer that holds the two parts together) were different then the original parts and were much better. They should last a lot longer. Read more...
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Fabric Softener Dispenser
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PartSelect Number PS381197
Manufacturer Part Number 63580
Use this dispenser for your direct drive washing machine.
Fixes these symptoms
  • Does not dispense fabric softener / detergent
  • Will not agitate
  • Will not drain
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Installation Instructions
Dennis from Port Orchard, WA
No fabric softener dispenser
Pop the center cap off the agitator and snap the dispenser in. Easy as 1-2-3. Read more...
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AGITATOR
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PartSelect Number PS11765867
Manufacturer Part Number W10908289
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Agitator
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PartSelect Number PS11727880
Manufacturer Part Number W10836496
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Agitator Kit
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PartSelect Number PS334557
Manufacturer Part Number 285565
This kit does NOT include the fabric softener dispenser. Must order that separately.
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Edwin from Plainfield, IL
Top portion of the agitator finally quit working. Cams that engage the action wore down.
Repair was simple, after finding the correct part from Partselect. Exact match. Old part out with removal of one bolt, new agitator assembly installed in five minutes. Works great and saved me from buying a new washer. Cost of repair about $80.00, replace washing machine, about $600.00. Read more...

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