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My ignis Bella 60 front load washing machine inner tub has developed sideways play . It rubs against sides during cycle with soft rubbing sound and stucks

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At the back of the washing machine is an inspection plate not large
turn off the power and pull the plug from the wall and turn it from the rear and see what is happening

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SOURCE: spinning cycle sounds like it is rubbing against something

I take it there is a loud noise while in the spin mode.
That normally means your bearings x2 and seal need to be replaced. Truthfully it needs to be done by an appliance tech.

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SOURCE: worn outer tub

yea youl need to replace the tub alright, cgances are the bolts holding the inner tub to the transmission shaft have also broken off, which is why the inner tub spun off kilter and rubbed a hole in the outer tub,. the bolts (2 of them ) woulds have benn locking the inner basket to the tranny shaft, visible after removing the agitator

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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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SOURCE: Kenmore Front Load Washer Drive Belt Keeps rubbing up against Tub

Check the Vibration damper rods to be sure that...
1. They are there and mount is solid.
2. If they are broken in 1/2.
3. The plastic knuckle mounts are not missing/broken.
4. There is oil in the shock absorber/spring section of the rods.

Also - there are suspension springs on the bottom of the tub that could be broken and/or missing.

Replace/repair as necessary.

IF THIS IS A BRAND NEW INSTALLATION - be sure you hav removed the basket shipping pins (4) that secure the tub during shipping.

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