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The barrel has stuck

My machine has been very noisy lately when spinning. This morning it finished a spin and then stopped, the barrel has stuck and cannot be moved.

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I dont know what brand of machine you have you didnt say so its hard to give advice but you either have a coin or other debris thats gone throgh the wash & has jambed the drum or the drum bearings have seized up.

Posted on May 28, 2010

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