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Loud noise when the washer pump starts the washer makes a loud noise almost like a vibrating. it coutunes all the way thru the spin cycle. washer is fine on the wash cycle. just started this weekend. does the water pump have its own motor? please help

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  • aljackson Dec 29, 2008

    the tub is ok the pitch does not change from low speed to high speed. It seems to start as soon as the pump kicks on even before the tub starts spinning.

  • sigfrids13 Jan 03, 2009

    Is there anyway to get in there to see if a penny is under the aritator, I have the same problem?

  • paul931 Feb 08, 2009

    I have the same issue. Very loud noise when the drain pump is running. Do I need to replace the pump?

  • Ronnie Houston May 11, 2010

    the tub may be out of balance on the spin cycle causing the noise.what sort of noise is it?

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It sounds like you have something stuck under the agitator thats causing a rubbing noise when it goes to spin or agitate.maybe a penny or something like that

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