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Frigidaire Washer machine with burning smell

I have a Frigidaire super capacity plus top loading washer (Model: CRWS5700AS0). Just recently a burning smell is coming from the the washer. What could be the cause of it?

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  • shylady_157 Apr 13, 2008

    The machine washes just fine. I smell the burning after the spin cycle.

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Burnt belt, tight center tub bearing, motor going bad, loose idler pulley spring, wiring issues at the motor, a lot of could bees

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