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GE front load is making loud banging noise during spin, any ideas how to fix?

Model WCXH208A. During final spin it makes really loud banging noise. Have removed back and I am able to push and pull on the main pulley. It moves about 1/2 inch forward and backward. Up and down seems like there is no play. I will try to download a video to show what I mean.

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  • Mark Steenburgh
    Mark Steenburgh Apr 11, 2015

    Play in pulley


  • Mark Steenburgh
    Mark Steenburgh Apr 11, 2015

    This is with no clothes on spin. With clothes it is really violent.


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Sounds like what happens in a top load when the load is "out of balance". I suppose it's less likely to occur with front load. Test with a "light" load. Is the washing action a reversing action? If so there may be a transmission problem.

Posted on Apr 11, 2015

  • Mark Steenburgh
    Mark Steenburgh Apr 11, 2015

    Actually, it does it with no load or with a load. Just worse with a load of clothes.

  • gbob59 Apr 12, 2015

    I would look for a "hidden recall" I agree there seems to be a Play in the shaft and bearings. The bang seems to coinside with the movement or play in the shaft. Warranty? GE website, customer service email. I think I would query consumber reports see if they have had any complaints and any suggested resolutions.

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