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Whirpool Duet washer knocking sounds

The washer is making regular knocking sounds from rear when NOT spinning.
Does any one out there have an answer to this?









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  • wernebur Feb 22, 2009

    Thanks for your response. When I get some time I will start to track the issue and report back.

  • wernebur Feb 27, 2009

    Problem solved ! Thank you very much for your help.

    While taking off the rear panel I noticed that one of the sheet metal screws attaching the rear panel to one of the cross braces had not been driven home completely during assembly.This caused the rear panel to vibrate against the cross brace.
    Found nothing wrong internally and put back rear panel.
    Machine runs generally much quieter now.

    Thanks again


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From what it sounds, it could be one of the suspension bars. when it's spinning, it is all in the same direction where as agitation is both directions... that would make noise from starting and stopping directions etc. it could be a few other things... please let me kno if you need more help.

Posted on Feb 22, 2009

  • Janelle Tablada Feb 23, 2009

    Sounds good. Glad I could be of some help. I am here if you have anymore questions, I won Bronze and Silver Medals for Appliance Repair Competitions :-)

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