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Yeppers..belt, motor or tranny...one of em is unhappy..inspect it with power off, and see what's loose.

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Belt slipping? is the wash tub free to turn when empty? socks and small clothing items may be jammed in the drum / tub cavity caused by overloading if its stuck. May need to strip machine and remove drum to get them out.
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This may well be the drum drive belt in the back of the washing machine. This belt transfers drive from the motor to the drum for both wash cycles and spinning. If the belt is slipping slightly on the pulley then a squeal may well be heard on the spin cycle and will change in pitch as the speed of the drum increases. At lower speeds (wash cycles) the belt probably won't slip. I don't personally know of this model but there is usually a tension adjustment nut/bolt near the motor to tighten the belt and stop it slipping.

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if its a direct drive , make sure the brake is releasing for starters, If the spin basket has difficulty getting up to speed, you have a slipping clutch. You can determine this by slightly holding the spin basket when you select spin.A rapid spin up to speed shows a "good" clutch. other things to check for are a broken coupler, or any item trapped between the drum and housing, ( which is what happens most the time, )


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you might have a relay thats shot or the brake solenoid is shot. check both of those, it may fix your problem.

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