Question about Washing Machines

1 Answer

Makes a load banging noise when spinning at high speed

Posted by on

  • litlanimal Feb 09, 2010

    Thanks - we thought it might be a bearing too, but whirlpool does not sell bearing kits for this model.
    What's a spider?

  • Archie Amphlett May 11, 2010

    could be few things, check level. or could be bearing/ spider/ drum

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Sergeant:

    An expert that has over 500 points.

  • Expert
  • 215 Answers

What is the model number? The spider sits onto the drum inside the tub, then the shaft comes through the bearings then the wheel fits onto that. Some machines you can change the spider, others are fixed so the drum has to be changed. Let me know model number and i can find out if bearings are available for you.But to replace them is a big job. I finished 1 this morning.

Posted on Feb 10, 2010

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My Hoover 750L starts its spin cycle but when goes to a really high spin it makes a noise.


Check your mounts and support springs---one of them maybe broke or loose---since you haven't described the noise this is the best i can come up with. GL

Sep 18, 2017 | Hoover Washing Machines

1 Answer

Final high speed spin very noisey


Something is causing the drum to be way out of balance. Does it bang and make noise when it's spinning empty? Probably not. Is something stuck on the side (inside of course) of the drum, causing it to shake when spinning? If not, a spring or shock absorber (connecting drum to sides, bottom or top of machine) has broken or come loose.

Nov 23, 2013 | Malber WD1000 Front Load Washer/Dryer

1 Answer

Final spin won't go through... makes a squiky noise and no high speed spin


first how old is your machine. second is it under warranty? third have you tried to spin in all selections to see if your timer is working?

Dec 12, 2011 | Whirlpool Cabrio WTW6600SBT Top Load...

1 Answer

Drum is making a loud banging noise during spin, it is brand new


Some banging or knocking during the ramp up to spin speed in this washer is normal. It is difficult to determine whether your washer has a problem or not based on your description. This banging lasts for varying amounts of time until the load is balanced and the washer ramps up to the full spin speed. If the load can not be balanced on the first attempt, the washer will ramp down and then tumble and attempt again to ramp up to speed. This may be the same thing that you are hearing when your washer ramps up to spin speed. Since the washer does spin at the full speed, there is not likely a problem with the washer. The components are designed to withstand repeated vibration and reasonable banging or knocking. The washer will vibrate to some extent at high speed. If you feel that the vibration is excessive, I recommend that you check the stability of the leveling feet. Press down on the diagonally opposing corners of the washer to check for play. If the washer rocks at all when conducting this test, I recommend that you adjust the leveling feet to eliminate this play even is the washer is not perfectly level after making this adjustment. This may help reduce the banging and vibration. Other than that if it is brand new call the people who you purchased it from so you don't void any warranties by taking it apart.

Sep 08, 2011 | Washing Machines

2 Answers

Washing machine makes a loud whining noise when in high speed spin that it has not made before. Noise seems to come from the soap inlet tube.


usually when a front load washer starts making noise in the spin cycle it's not good,most of the time it's from the owner using to much detergent,it eats the spider gear and then it's time for a new washer,the gear costs around 500 bucks,next it will start to bang around and get real loud,i've seen the rubber boot get ripped off because it bangs all around,if you're using alot of detergent most likely this is the start of your problem,when you read the back of the bottle the measurements are for a top load washer not a front load so you better check that,also you could have a broken shock,also you can pull the middle of the pump out and check to see if there are any filings in there,i've seen that before.put it on high spin and listen to it,if it sounds like a knocking sound don't waste your money and call someone in,change out the washer and watch the cd that comes with it and use less detergent,i hope this isn't your problem but when the noise comes from the spin cycle it's usually the spider gear.

Aug 26, 2010 | Kenmore HE2 Plus Front Load Washer

1 Answer

Loud banging noise during rinse


Most noises from a washing machine occur during the rinse or spin cycle. If you hear loud thumping 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.This will solve your problem.

Apr 08, 2010 | Whirlpool GHW9100L Front Load Washer

1 Answer

MY WASHER IN FINAL SPIN STARTS BANGING OR SLAPINING LIKE A BAD BELT OR SHOCK, BUT THEY LOOK OK [ NO DAMAGE TO BELT / ADD, PREASURE ON TUB DOES NOT HELP ] NOISE IS ONLY ON HIGH SPEED OF FINAL SPIN FRIDG. #...


it could be 2 or 3 things wrong here 1 could be something as simple as an uneven load that would make the machine jump about and bang,it could also be the drum spider this is internal to the tub it holds the drum onto the drum shaft this could be broken or it could be one of the counter balance blocks as become lose all three would only really show when in high spin gd luck

Oct 29, 2009 | Frigidaire ATF6000ES Front Load Washer

1 Answer

FRIGIDARE FRONT LOAD WASHER,2+YRS OLD ON FINAL HIGH SPEED SPIN MACHINE MAKES LOUD VIBRATION NOISE AND FIND NEED TO SHUT DOWN DUE TO FRANTIC VIBRATION AND NOISE.


It is possible the bearings on the motor that spins the canister could be going bad especially at the high speed. This could also be from clothes getting unbalanced in the final spin cycle. Hope this helps. This could still possibly under warranty!

Aug 22, 2009 | Washing Machines

1 Answer

Model 110 washer will not go into a final high speed spin.


hi, i would suggest the timer/programmer is faultyas it is ok on the other cycles, the noises you have described may have caused some damage,

Feb 10, 2009 | Washing Machines

Not finding what you are looking for?
Washing Machines Logo

Related Topics:

132 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Washing Machines Experts

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

78267 Answers

Brad Brown

Level 3 Expert

16993 Answers

Are you a Washing Machine Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...