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Author Topic: Washing Machine won't spin or agitate.  (Read 5238 times)

Offline johnnycakes

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Washing Machine won't spin or agitate.
« on: December 22, 2010, 01:37:08 PM »

GE Washing Machine won't spin or agitate.
The motor runs and the bolt/shaft turns, but the pulley with the belt won't turn.

Here's a video:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_profilepage&v=mOtci2FUIC0

Thanks.

Model WCSE4160

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Re: Washing Machine won't spin or agitate.
« Reply #1 on: December 22, 2010, 02:54:56 PM »
That is an easy fix. Knock that keeper off and the old clutch drops off the motor. Install the clutch. It is easier to remove the tub. Here's Ryan:

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Re: Washing Machine won't spin or agitate.
« Reply #2 on: December 22, 2010, 07:52:13 PM »
Thanks, but a new clutch wasn't necessary.  Luckily the fix was a lot cheaper.
The roll pin had disintegrated. We put a new one in and it's spinning like a top!

Thanks!