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It seems the drum is loose and saggy on a top load washer.

The washer drum seems loose and sags inside.

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The drum seems loose. When it spins to let the water out it will spin good then all of a sudden it will bump loudly


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Interior drum is loose. The satin less steel drum on the inside seems to have come loose. The outside part is well seated and secure but the interior drum seems to have become loose.


if the drum bangs all around and is noisy when it's spinning the spider gear is broke.usually it breaks from using to much detergent,in a front load washer you use less water so you need less detergent,you should be using 1/4 cup of h.e. detergent,any more than that damages the spider gear,the metal that it's made out of is like a metal stud that you would use when framing a wall,the extra detergent gets in there and it's like sand paper it eats at the metal and it breaks and the drum feels loose.unfortunetly it's time for a new washer,the gear costs around 4 to 5 hundred dollars not including the time.you can check to see if one or both shocks are broken or check the springs on the top sides under the top panel but it sounds like the spider gear to me.

Feb 21, 2011 | Frigidaire GLTF1670A Front Load Washer

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While drying the drum makes suddenly a big noise and shakes a lot


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Distribute the load of clothes when you put it in. Make sure they are balanced properly. If it's thumping during the spin cycle, stop it, open it up, move some clothes from the fuller side to the less full side, and see if that helps. Replace the springs inside the machine which suspend the washing drum. Open it up, take a look of it. Perhaps they're all saggy and this is permitting excessive vibration.

Put something under the machine to stop it from transmitting the vibrations to the floor of the house. An old sock folded several times and placed under each of the four feet may help. Rubber or foam will also work. Also, make certain the machine is level from front to back and side to side. Most washing machines have a large weight attached to the drum, usually a concrete block. It's supposed to prevent too much vibration. Check that one or more of the bolts holding it on haven't come loose.


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Feb 02, 2011 | Miele Novotronic Premier 500 Front Load...

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Hi ive got a wf840 washer and its got noisey lately so ive had a look and it feels as if the drum inside has came loose so i took the top of to have a look and there seems no way in to tighten it up the...


There is no adjustment provided for adjusting or tightening drum.
The drum is held in place by 2 springs at the top of the drum,
Sometimes these can break
At the bottom end, the drum is fastened to the base of the washer by 2 shock absorbers, these can break loose or wear.
These can all be replaced with out removing the interior drum assy.
The other possibility is that the drum bearings have failed, this would also make it very noisy.

Feb 21, 2010 | Hotpoint Ultima WF840 Front Load Washer /...

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Dryer drum has come loose, how do I tighten it?


These machines have a metal ball (like a small trailer hitch ball) mounted on the rear of the drum that rides in a plastic saddle mounted on the rear of the machine,
The parts that you need to replace would be the plastic glides mounted in the front of the drum that run on teflon pads glued to the rim around the door. When they get bad you start to notice dammaged clothing.
The drum is allowed to sag down enough that clothing can get into the gap at the bottom and as the drum turns upward the items get pinched when the gap closes at the top.
All these parts can be replaced but be prepared if you do it yourself, this is a tough machine to work on.
Good Luck
Quentin

Jun 27, 2009 | Frigidaire FEX831CS Top Load Stacked...

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Admiral washer lnc6160b71


If you mean the inner drum - remove the agitator, pull off the sofetener cup and remove the 15mm bolt down inside to remove agitator, then secure inner drum to center bearing.
If you mean the outer drum, check the holding down springs visually, remove the front panel by inserting a flat blade approx 4" from each side at the front to release clips, then remove 2 small bolts to remove front panel.
Also check and replace drive belt, tilt machine backwards to gain access underneath.

Jul 15, 2008 | Admiral AW22 Top Load Washer

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(front load ATF6000ES) is constantly leaking detergent


the loose vane cant affect leaking first open the drawer look on the back Left side of the drawer push down on the tab and remove the drawer take it apart and clean it well top and bottom clean the inside of the drawer hsg and look for cracks on the top panel remove the two screws at the back and remove the panel reassemble the drawer assembly put detergent in it start the washer take a flashlight and look for leaks

Mar 13, 2008 | Frigidaire Affinity ATF7000E Front Load...

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Sloppy play in laundry drum


it sounds like the main drum bearing has gone you should call a local engineer to confirm good luck

Mar 09, 2008 | Kenmore 24032\24036 Top Load Washer

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Machine banging when in fast spin


if the noise is coming from inside the drum then it will be the bear ings if this machine is less than 3years old then this is what bust hotpoint they changed the bearing setup and put a spring on it which its the spring that is the complete failure u need to take the complete drum out strip this put the new bearing set in but without the spring this wil put at least 2-3years on the bearings its a big job and costs about £120 to fix u r accually better off buying a completely different washer no good are hotpoints anymore m8

Jan 26, 2008 | Hotpoint First Edition FEW12 Front Load...

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