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Danby washing machine noisy only during spin cycle

This danby (dwm99w) top loader is noisy only during the spin cycle. is it a simple fix or require a service tech plus lots of money?

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Re: danby washing machine noisy only during spin cycle

Hi there,

Most noises from a washing machine occur during the spin cycle. If you hear loud thumping/or sound
during the spin, the load of clothes may have become unbalanced. Stop the washer and
redistribute the clothes, then re-start it. Repeat these steps if necessary.

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If this sound starts slow and gets faster till its helicopter sounding you probly have a verry worn spot on the drive belt when that spot goes around the pully it will thump the faster ti spins the more frequent the sound If you tilt the washer back you should be able to see the belt to examine it if this the problem
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