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Broken Machnine I have a Crosby washing machine that is about 5 years old. Last night we was washing towels and when the machine will not pump the water out (about half full) and when it hits spin it makes kind of a whinning noise and you can smell burning rubber like the belt is hot or something and it does not even try to spin.

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  • cbtawa Oct 01, 2008

    I have a frigidaire washer front load about same age do not remember exactly the model but 3 weeks ago it was doing some noise at the last spin and then we had a small leak under it. The repair guy told me the leak was the water pump seal defect we had to change it ($260) and now the noise at the last spin is still there but at every wash (even on empty) and this time they told us it was the drum bearing system that was gone ($500 at least). I am furious and I wonder why the Frigidaire front load are so well rated when you have to change a machine after 5 years. Did you and me just got the rare defective ones or are they all bad??? I am sorry to let you know that you might have to purchase a new washer if this is also a drum bearing. The noise happens only on the last spin and you have the feeling that the drum is running loose inside the machine. I hope this will help you to not have to pay someone to tell you that your machine is gone (here just for that you have to pay $69). Good luck!

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Hi. thanks for the question. the problem is .there is something caught in the water pump, and a burnt out belt ,replace both parts thanks the appliance doc

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