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Load noise, like circular saw, when in spin cycle. Drum moves a lot when moving agitator by hand

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  • cebranham Jul 25, 2009

    The drum does spin. Originally made noise in spin cycle. Now makes during wash cycle as well. Drum seems to move more side to side when pushing on agitator, but may be the same as before.



  • cebranham Jul 25, 2009

    Drum does spin. First heard noise in spin cycle, now also in wash cycle.

  • Dana Newcombe
    Dana Newcombe May 11, 2010

    The agitate/ spin transmission could be gone. Does the drum spin when in "spin/rince" cycle ? And what do you mean the drum moves "alot" when you turn the agitator. It should turn with the agitator in one direction only.

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Sounds like the transmision bearings are going out. Expensive to replace and would recommend a new washer.

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