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Washer make a clicking noise

My washing machine makes a clicking noise during the wash cycle. Everything works normal except for when the agitater turns counter clockwise during the wash cycle. No problems during the wash cycle when the agitater turns clockwise. Also no problems during the final spin cycle which turns counter clockwise. I only bought my washer 4 years ago. Thank you.

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Re: washer make a clicking noise

Zoobs, you could have something stuck under the agitator. The agitator will pull straight off. Grip it on each side and pull up hard, but don't hit yourself in the face. If that don't work, try slipping a belt under it and pull. Check for something caught under it. Another possibility could be the nylon suspension rod socket supports in the back. They will make a noise during agitation if they are dry. Put a little 3 in 1 oil to quite them down. Take the front panel off and check the pulley and belt, see if anything is out of whack. I also often find the motor support hitting the bottom panel during agitation making noise. Take the front panel off and observe during agitation. See if the support is striking the bottom. If so, just bend the bottom panel down. back.

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