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Sticking drum There would appear to be something jamming inside the drum. On manually turning the drum it sticks and needs extra force to get it past the obstruction. This results in horrendous noise on spin cycle. How do you get behind the drum??

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  • Darragh Jan 27, 2008

    Drum is sticking , feels as if bearing has collapsed.Our machine is 7yrs old

    is is worth repairing it ,and would anyone have you any idea of cost ?



    Thanks



    Mark

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SOUNDS AS THOUGH THE BEARINGS HAVE COLAPSED..OPEN THE DOOR LIFT THE INTERNAL DRUM AND FEEL FOR ANY MOVEMENT YOU WILL HAVE TO APPLY A BIT OF EFFORT IF IT MOVES ITS THE BEARINGS.

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YOUR DRUM BEARING HAS GONE

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