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Not spinning properly

When I did a load of wash, started spinning, heard a lot of banging, took clothes out of washer and found long stripes of white plastic. Looked inside of the rubber liner and found that the basket/drum has been warn off, lots of pieaces of it everywere. do you know were I can find a replacement of this piece? and what is this piece called.

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You will need to replace the inner basket and front outer tub assembly. Likely, the spider on the inner basket (drum bracket) has broken which is causing it to be loose and rubbing on the inside of the outer tub. This can be verified by checking for excessive play of the inner basket (hold the front of the inner basket and check for play by moving it up and down).
It's not a cheap repair unfortunately. Be sure to always use a small amount (2 tablespoons for a full load) of HE (high efficiency) detergent to prevent future build up which could cause corrosion of the tub spider.

Posted on Feb 17, 2009

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