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Anyone know what would make a washer make a loud screeching or squealing noising during the wash cycle. The larger the load the more noise it makes. There is no unusual noise during th spin cycle.

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We have a GE washer which was making the same squeeking/screeching sound. I used the putty knife to pop off the front panel and when it releases, watch out, I landed on my ****.

Anyway, there are four steel hanging rods which support the wash tub from the top of the machine. At the top of the rods, there is a white plastic ball and socket. I sprayed some lube (WD-40 or Liquid Wrench) type into the four ball and socket joints. I put a full load of towels and problem solved. No more squeeking. Knock on wood, because we don't have the bucks for a new machine.

I hope this helps. Thanks,

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HI i think you have a transmission problem. expensive to fix

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