Washer is always "out of Balance" during the spin cycle
The washer spins during the spin cycle just fine, but bangs really bad - it doesn't matter if there is 1 items in the washer or a full load and moving the clothes around doesn't help. When it spins it is always out of balance. However, it doesn't do it as bad on Delicate Cycle. Is this a fixable problem or should I start looking to purchase a new washer?
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If it is under warranty, call Whirlpool at 1-866-698-2538. If it is out of warranty, try running the washer with no clothes in it in spin cycle. If it runs fine empty, it may be that when you had clothes in it they were not balanced evenly in the tub. If it runs off balance when empty, then a spring may have broken or come off. Contact an appliance repairman.
Most noises from a washing machine occur during the rinse or spin cycle. If you hear loud thumping during the spin, the load of clothes may have become unbalanced. Stop the washer and redistribute the clothes, then re-start it. Repeat these steps if necessary.This will solve your problem.
There are springs inside the unit that stablize the tub during spin. If the springs are not attached correctly the tub will be off balance. Sometimes the Balance Ring loses it's fluid due to a crack or leak and the washer will spin off balance. THis requires a service tech to dissemble the machine.