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Something tumbling around during spin cycle

Can a coin or something go behind the tub to make this sound or is it a technical problem?

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Yes, a coin can get down into your tub and make a horrible sound during the spin cycle. It has happened to me before. So have your washer checked out.

Posted on Jan 21, 2009

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