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Makes clunking sounds & throws belt off pulley.

Throws belt off pulley & makes clunking sounds.  Works fine (albeit with the loud clunking noise) until it throws the belt, so all the electronics are OK.  I've replaced the belt, but the same problem occurs.  Also, the drum seems to be difficult to spin by hand.  Drum bearings? Shocks?  Is this a car or a washer??  THANKS.

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Re: Makes clunking sounds & throws belt off pulley.

I think you have the answer. I suspect it will be the bearings that have seized up. Or possibly the spyder / drum axle broken           

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