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Washing machine knocks in cycle

After washer fills up and starts any cycle, it makes a loud knocking noise while the washer doesnt move. Could it be a loose belt or something ?

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If its a whirlpool top loading washer, sounds like a bad motor coupling.( the machines equivilent to a belt.)

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