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Just got the washer--makes a buzzing noise

Just got the Frigidaire washer, and in our first load it's making a buzzing noise after it got into one of the higher cycles. It's not a mechanical buzzing noise, but rather sounds like that of an alarm. I can pause the load and after hitting resume the noise begins again. Did I forget to take out some sort of precautionary plug or something? Water seems to be filling and draining normally, and operation seems to be normal except for the noise. Thanks

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Re: Just got the washer--makes a buzzing noise

Try some anti-sqeek or soap on your washer belt.

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