This video provides step-by-step instructions for replacing the drive block on top loading direct drive Whirlpool washing machines. The most common reasons for replacing the drive block are when the washer vibrates too much, leaves clothes soaking wet, makes a loud knocking noise at the beginning or end of the spin cycle, or doesn’t spin at all.
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All the information in this drive block replacement video is applicable to the following brands: Whirlpool, Kenmore, KitchenAid, Roper, Maytag, Estate, Inglis, Crosley, Amana, Admiral
Tools used: flat-head screwdriver, Phillips head screwdriver, pliers, putty knife, 7/16” socket, hammer
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