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Excessiv drum movement back and forth

When my washing machine goes into spin cycle it is making horendous noise and now whan spinning its clunking any ideas
cheers Andy

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  • rushy1 Feb 24, 2008

    thanks for that we have had the machine at least 3yrs when the machine is on its spin cycle it is making a lot of noise you cannot stay in the same room as the machine i thoguht it was too much movement on the drum but no so certain now

  • mackem1967 May 11, 2010

    How long have you had the machine? it can be a number of things, ie too much weight, not enough, and transit brackets still in place?

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This noise is from the drum bearings and yes its a big and exspensive job to do complete strip down and will more then likely cost around £120-£160 to do if u like the washer and its in good condition then have it done because zanussi's and r good machines u can buy the rear of the drum with the bearing already in it but it still needs the drum taking out and then splitting from the front part of the tub but there again it will still cost u upto £100 anyway to do why this happens is mainly over filling the drum

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