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Kenmore (Whirlpool) washer 110.20912 991 made banging noise at end of spin cycle. Now it wont spin at all.

Having trouble with my waher. A couple weeks ago it started making a horrible thumping noise at the end of the spin cycle. I am the type of person that should not own nice things...so of course I kept using it. It seemed to work fine. It just mate a terrible racket at the very end of the spin cycles. Yesterday I was doing a load of laundry and I could smell what I thought was burning rubber...When the load finished I opened the washer and the clothes were soaked. The spin does not work at all now.
Any Idea what might be wrong with it?

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  • jgomolla Jan 02, 2008

    I am having the same problem. The only thing is that the smell that I am getting is more like burning oil.

  • bbaldwin81 Jan 03, 2008

    Tech17 suggested that I replace the drive block. I did it and it worked like a charm...

    You must take the cover off of the washer. pull off the upper and lower agitator. Then you will see a large spanner nut. You need a spanner wrench to get it off. remove the inner tub and slide off the block and replace it.

  • Liner Mar 04, 2008

    I have the same problem with my washer Model #110.23024100. The only difference is that mine is still spinning. Before reading about your problem, I assumed it was the brake and drive tube assembly. I can buy it locally for $103 plus tax so I want to be sure that I am replacing the right part. I have already checked the footers for level to see if this was the problem. I don't think it is a balance problem because when I peek inside while it is spinning, I can see it spinning smoothly. Also, the noise only comes when the lid is opened or other times when it is spinning to a stop. No noise while spinning except when slowing to a stop.

  • avis25ks Dec 24, 2008

    i found the exact problem on you tube shows a kenmore washer running and at the end of spin cycle the adgitator stops and the basket still is running and causing the noise, when he basket stops the sound stops. this is exactly what my washer has just started soing. im going to start and research the part(block,basket drive/ is this the part that is we are talking about.

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