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Kenmore front load washer #44072 drum banging noise

My 4 yr old front load washer is making a banging noise during the spin cycle. I didn't let it get to a fast spin. This was during the slow spin. The drum seems to have more movement than usual. Kenmores are notorious for this and their service is awful. Sears does not stand behind their products.

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2 possible issues with your washer.
1 or both the support shocks or springs have broken
the drum would look off center even when empty
or rear bearring has worn out.
this is a very common problem with the fridgidaire washer... (this kenmore is a frigidaire model)
problem is caused by very hard water (well water) or improper use of detergent. this machine uses a High efficency type detergent, marked by "HE" on the detergent container

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