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Re: loose noisey tub

This is probably a normal GE washer tub issue. Problem is, you have to remove the inner drum to repair it. Before we go through all the instructions, let me know if you want to take this on yourself. Will need a good sized tool chest to do the job (1/4" and 5/16" nut drivers, screwdrivers, hammer, good sized pipe wrench, torks bits, etc). Let me know and we can go from there.

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Gilpen, call the customer service number, your warranty will likely be honored. Sounds like the nut that holds the basket on backed off. Pull hard on the agitator to remove it, then remove the airbell. You should see a large nut at this point, if loose it, can be retourqued with an impact wrench. The nut needs 100+ ft-lbs and is a left hand thread.

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