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Load knocking sound

During one of the wash cycles the washer makes a very load Kerr Bonking sound It sounds like and old John Deer Tractor. It seems to be getting loader. Help!!!!!

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  • Sunny711 Jan 16, 2009

    I have the same problem and then it stops and the code CA comes up.

  • Anonymous Jan 19, 2009

    Mine is not the load balance when the drum is empty it does this. Looks like to me the steel drum is not centered in the plastic retaining tub. I have leveled the washer unit and it continues to rub the top ring cap. The rub had put a hole in the ring and the ring was holding water. I have fixed that by drilling holes in the bottom of the ring so that the water that gets in there can drain. I don't know how to get the steel drum to center itself in the plastic retaining drum to keep the ring from rubbing the plastic cap. Eventually the plastic ring that sets on the steel drum is going to wear away because the cap continues to rub the ring.

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Out of balance,or the clothes are not even spread and causes one side to be heavier

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