Question about Washing Machines
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
if this helps please give a fix ya vote
Posted on Jul 14, 2008
SOURCE: washer makes loud knocking noise
HI thanks for your question. you could have something stuck in one of the holes, in the tub, or something caught in the pump, check those 2 . if need more assistance , get back to me. thanks the appliance doc
Posted on Oct 11, 2008
old duets have nut on rear pulley that becomes loose. remove rear panel and tighten nut. check while spinning by hand if pop is felt. if it rotates smoothly then you may need new shocks on tub
Posted on Mar 14, 2009
It could be a drum spring has broken or stretched too far, there is too much of a heavy load in the drum, or the bearing needs replacing.
Posted on Sep 11, 2009
Your problem is probably much more than the washer being out of balance. The front load washers have shock absorbers that hold them from moving all over the place. These have a habit of breaking. Then the drum hammers and sounds like things are flying apart. Pull the bottom front off and check the shocks. Typically the rings where the pins go throuhg are where they will break. Sometimes at first they look okay and you have to grab them and move them to see that they are broken.
I hope that this will help you to solve your problem!
Thanks for using Fixya!!
Posted on Nov 30, 2009
Testimonial: "Thank you. I think this sounds like exactly the problem I'm having."
Tips for a great answer:
Apr 28, 2011 | Whirlpool Washing Machines
Nov 18, 2010 | Kenmore Elite 45986 Front Load Washer
Jun 01, 2010 | GE Profile WPRE6150KWT Colossal Capacity...
Sep 11, 2009 | Kenmore 3.8 cu. ft. HE3t Front Load Washer
Jul 14, 2008 | Kenmore 3.2 cu. ft. Plus Top Load Washer
23 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: