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Washer squeeks when drum rotates during wash cycle

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The 2 bushings that mount the motor to the body of the washing machine are causing this.

You can get just the updated bushings, or a kit of 2 updated bushings and a replacement belt which is probably a good idea to replace as long as you are in there.

Remove the back cover and inspect the job. It's self explainatory and took me less than 30 minutes to complete.....and it worked on the noise :)

Posted on Dec 12, 2008

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