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Sounds like a loose belt

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If it's a top loader, it could be a disintegrating flex joint under the tub

Posted on Jan 23, 2013

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  • rurben ramirez Jan 23, 2013

    it is a top loader direct drive sounds like coming from lower end soon as you can pull the knob pitch does not change 5 yrs old what the life of these doen't seem to last like they used to ,

  • Tom Chichester Jan 24, 2013

    In the washer business, 10 years is a lifetime. I spend up to 50% of the cost on repairs then replace it

  • rurben ramirez Jan 24, 2013

    good rule of thumb.. i took the entire shell off jumpered the lid switch ran it noise from apears to be water pump took pump off ran it no noise looked inside pump found a water bottle cap rubbing on impeller ....thanks for the tip got 5 years left then ..

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It sounds like you need a bearing job. The bearings in the back half of the wash tub go bad. and the washer gets loud .It's an expensive repair. I hope this helps

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