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My GE Profile WPRE6150K2WT washing machine's tub bangs very hard and very loudly against the side of the machine when spinning even when there are no clothes in it (assuming a brace of some kind is broken or loose?)

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: Loose tub on GE WJSR2080V

Reach (or look) over the tub, just under the metal top, at the four corners of the machine to see if the rubber tab dampening straps are OK. (not broken) If broken, use putty knife to push in 2 spring clips at very top of front panel (a couple inches in from the L and R side) and pull to take front panel off. Remove two 1/4 hex head screws holding top to side panels. Remove top. (looks like your model has a lid switch which can be unplugged by the back splash.)
Also check that the inner tub does not rock independently of the outer tub. If it does, pull agitator and tighten large left hand threaded nut.

Posted on Sep 13, 2008

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SOURCE: Loud banging noise durning washing machine spin cycles.

First plug off the wall. Open the machine from behind to examine if any shock-absorbers(known as dampers) or springs have come off or broken. Your dealer could help with spares. But you could do the job yourself.

For spares:
RepairClinic.com (which is good)
espares.co.uk
AppliancePartsPros.com

Posted on Mar 02, 2009

reddyanantha
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SOURCE: tub is banging loudly on spin cycle . machine is leveled

please check the shock obsorbers and replace them if they are not holding the drum.

Posted on Dec 14, 2009

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SOURCE: I have a GE top load washing machine. During the

there are springs under the machine that attatch to the tub in 3 to 4 places if one of these springs break it will cause the tub to bang.

Posted on Dec 24, 2009

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