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Noise When my washer finishes filling and goes into the wash cycle and spin cycle it is so noisy almost like a grinding sound. Is it something I can fix myself???

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  • tcallan May 17, 2008

    When the agitator runs in the wash or spin cycle ther is a very loud grinding noise.

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    loud metal sound when rinses, washes fine, but the noise is unberable. no error function comes up, is it a belt or something?

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I have a PAV2300 and I recently experienced a grinding noise. Turned out to be the pump pully has a sleve between the pully and the bearing that has slid out of position. I took the pump out and using a small bladed screwdriver, wedged it between the selve and the base of the pump and working my way around it several times, managed to press it back into place. On the PAV2300 the pump is in the back of the unit. Looking at the picture the sleve is between that pully and the black base. Hope this helps. Good luck :)

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