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Rumbling noise I just bought my Front Load washing maching machine model # FTR630AS0 five years ago Frigidair model.When in final spin you can hear a rumbling noise and sometimes you can see a water in the floor.I tried to open at the back and I saw a brown like rust around the drum.You can see sometimes a spoted stain too in the clothes.If the problem is the drum bearing is there anyway to fix it? Thank you in advance. John

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Re: Rumbling noise

Most likely the rear bearing is bad. It would most likely not be cost effective to repair.

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