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I have a Neptune front load washer purchased in 1998. It makes a very loud noise when spinning. So loud I can't be in the same room & can hear it very clearly when the laudry room door is closed. My husband thinks it might be the bearings. Any thoughts?

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Hi,
When my washer did that, I found that the shocks that hold the tub were bad...

Check out this tip I wrote about that...

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