Thanks for the reply, Sid... Yeah, I was afraid of that. Springs seemed too simple.
Here's a link to what I found (on this site) for my washer. We got it used for a smokin' deal, so it wouldn't be a horrible loss to let it go. Just didn't want to throw money after money on repairs.
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