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My Hotpoint Aquarius wf560 is very load when spinning, why?

Bearing problem?

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SOURCE: hotpoint aquarius wf340

Hi,
First remove the filter (if you can do this easily) - place a roasting pan under it to catch the water.

If you cannot get to any filter, remove the rear pipe from the waste pipe, and check it is not obstructed.
If it looks good enough, try a hot wash with 1 cup of soda crystals. This should clear any accumulation of grease in the pipes.

If still no good, you may have to open up the machine to clear any internal filter before the pump, and check pump vanes are still intact.

Posted on Nov 05, 2008

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SOURCE: Hotpoint aquarius 1100 bangs while spinning

Several possible reasons for this. M/C not level, causing it to move about.
Overloading of m/c.
Loose concrete balance weight, there is one at top and one at bottom.
Suspension spring broken or unhooked.
Suspension leg loose or broken.
Main drum bearings worn, to check this, turn drum by hand and if it feels noisy or rough , then bearings have gone (expensive repair).
There are other possible causes, but these are the main reasons.
Plz rate my solution.
Thanks.

Posted on Dec 29, 2008

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SOURCE: Noisy spin on hotpoint aquarius WF530 6kg washing machine. Suspect bearing how do I replace them.

If you spin the drum by hand, and it is niosy and rumbling then the main drum bearings have failed.
If under 5 years old, then you should be able to get it repaired under Hotpoint 5 year guarantee, You just pay for labour and call out, cheapest option, it is not really a D.I.Y job, as it is quite involved, and entails a lot of work.
Please rate my advice.
Thanks.

Posted on May 27, 2009

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SOURCE: hotpoint aquarius banging about when spinning

hi take the top of the machine and check the brick at top or bottom of the machine they sometimes come lose .

Posted on Sep 30, 2009

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SOURCE: Hotpoint Aquarius WF560, goes through cycle wash

Could need new motor brush kit>

Posted on Oct 06, 2009

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