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The drum "clunks" when it is distributing the load before it goes into a spin - but not "clunking" when its spinning. The machine is one week old.

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The noise you refer to is the washer trying ti distribute the load evenly, before going into fast spin., itn is called distrubution spin for that purpose.
It is more likely to occur if you only have a couple of articles in, or something bulky and heavy.
It is not normally somethimg to worry about, as the washer will not do it's final spin, if the load is not distributed properly.
Hope this helps with your query.

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