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7 kg intellowasher noise when in wash cycle

Washer opperates ok but the wash cycle on the motor creates a brrrr sound its not bearings and its not pump, could it be the speed control brd pulse mising a pulse.

Machine washes normally, ok in spin and rinse but really loud buzzing bbrrrrrrrrrrr noise during wash cycle.
Doesn't sound like friction or rubbing eg bearings etc. filters clear etc.
It's a LG WD(M)-16220FD front loading washing machine

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  • Simply1984 Jan 05, 2009

    I have the same problem with WD-1439 7kg front loader direct drive. When first purchased it was ultra silent. Now during wash cycle it makes a very loud brrrraaahhah noise. Spin cycle is silent, no problem.

  • DealFinder Jan 07, 2009

    I have the same noise problem in the wash cycle & today determined that happens whenever the Shower Spray comes on. There was no such noise when I first got the machine. I assume it has to do with the motor in the water circulator. Will be calling service tomorrow.



  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2014

    Where can I purchase a belt from??

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    Haier hwm 1260k front load washing machine,noisy metal sound when on rinse cycle. sooo loud!!!!!

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If its a direct drive remove the rotor and see if theres a loose magnet etc,hope this helps

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