Question about Frigidaire ATF6000ES Front Load Washer

1 Answer

Looks like the drum has droped

It looks like the drum has droped down about an 1/2 inch makes a loud shaking noise, springs are not broke !

Posted by on

  • Anonymous Sep 22, 2008

    The drum has dropped and causing banging noises.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 2,712 Answers

You will need to get the bearings replaced. Most noises from a washing machine occur during the spin cycle. If you hear loud thumping during the spin, the load of clothes may have become unbalanced. Stop the washer and redistribute the clothes, then re-start it. Repeat these steps if necessary.

Posted on Sep 28, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My Kenmore elite 110.22992100 has started making a loud clunking noise switching from wash cycle to rinse. It is also shaking more than normal is this an easy fix or is major work needed? Thoughts?


Vibration and clunking can be caused by a number of things,

In this case though, first check the bearings at the back of the drum, if the drum is wet and theres a grinding noise major fix.

check the concrete blocks are tightly bolted on and there are no broken springs on the machine.
Check the belt and motor tensioning.

Feb 11, 2015 | Kenmore Washing Machines

1 Answer

Amana top loader washing maching permanently tilted drum & loud banging during spin cycle


I guess you washed some curtains and blankets in it that it spun unbalanced. There are 2 things. One is the one of the suspension springs broke off. Another is the center post is already bent. You may have to check inside. If you are handy, you can take off the cover and check. Suspension springs are dangerous when being replaced. You may have to wear a pair of goggles. With the centerpost, it is difficult to replace. I suggest you call a technician for this.

Jan 17, 2014 | Washing Machines

1 Answer

WWA5600SBLWW loud noise like a belt broke


It is so common that the washing machine can make terrible noise in many ways and is a common fault. In all occasions it is important that your observation is most important and so is vital to the identification /rectification and solution. If you have noticed that machine is vibrating when it is running then the motor /drum suspension has to be inspected. Since these fittings are located on the underside of the machine it is important that you look for the noise with a good inspection lamp. Manually turn the motor and drum and listen for the noise, if so the motor bearings, the drum agitator shaft and fittings must be checked. Also the suspensions which include the shock absorbers and springs, the body clamps must be checked to be in correct alignment and not changed in position. Tightening of the mounting is also very important. Finally in most cases a drop of OIL or smear of grease on the moving parts cane solve most issues.

Check this link :

http://www.espares.co.uk/advice/washing-machines/a/7/1210/wobbly-washing-machine-or-tumble-dryer.html

For replacement of bearings check for tips on this visual link: http://www.espares.co.uk/advice/washing-machines/a/7/1401/how-to-replace-the-bearings-on-a-washing-mach.html

Jan 23, 2013 | Washing Machines

1 Answer

Drum suspension failure


The suspension spring of the drum has come off and this means that the drum is hanging off the center.
The drum is hung with spring and shock absorbers and if one side has come off it will be off balanced. The springs are hung from the corners of the BODY FRAME. Check this out, replace spring if the end had broken or also you can use a good plier to extend the spring head to be clipped.( if broken)

Dec 30, 2012 | Asko WL6532XXL Washer

1 Answer

Small spring is hanging red clip on floor tub dose not look level water coming out around sides an top when it spins


this is one of several drum balancing spring clips and it broke or popped-off. This will for sure make the spin cycle shake the drum very much and spill water. Nedd to open the machine housing and replace/repair the spring.

Nov 27, 2010 | Fisher and Paykel GWL11 Top Load Washer

2 Answers

The drum shakes violently and is very loud during spin cycle


There are 2 shock absorbers/springs attached to the drum. If one of them breaks it will cause a loud banging noise when you wash heavy loads. This is an easy fix. The part is about $22.00 and it is accessed throught the front bottom panel.

Dec 01, 2009 | Frigidaire GLTF1670A Front Load Washer

2 Answers

Loud knocking noice around drum area when on final spin.


i suspect the bearings have gone
hope this has helped :)

Oct 14, 2009 | Washing Machines

1 Answer

Maytag Neptune MDE9700AYW Elec. Dryer. Drum Not Turning


the problem is with its motherboard .. i too had the same problem.. ask the repairing persons to change the motherboard if it is warranted. ( but there is no other way)..

Apr 21, 2009 | Maytag MDE9700AYW Neptune 174 Electric...

1 Answer

Three day old Indesit washing machine


Is it a maytag? My maytag front load washing machine had 2 long bolts with plastic braces on them, to keep the drum still during shipping. Mine would bang and shake all over. I got the book out before I finally figured it out. I had to take the back cover off and remove the bolts and plastic braces over them. They look like they' 8 inches long or so. It works great now.

Carolynn

Jul 15, 2008 | Indesit W 123 Front Load Washer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Frigidaire ATF6000ES Front Load Washer Logo

416 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Frigidaire Washing Machines Experts

Electrolux
Electrolux

Level 3 Expert

4342 Answers

Richard Roth
Richard Roth

Level 3 Expert

9472 Answers

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8147 Answers

Are you a Frigidaire Washing Machine Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...