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My washer makes a heavy noise on spin cycle, as if I had put a brick in it. It's only 6 years old.

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If it's a front load washer,buy a new washer,the spider gear is gone.usually it's from using to much detergent.there's very little water that gets used in the front load washers so you only use very lttle detergent,it eats the gear in the back of the washer,open the door and push on the tub,if it moves all around with ease then i wouldn't use it,i've seen the boot rip off and water leak everywhere,also you could have broke a shock but it brakes from the spider gear being damaged.sorry to give you the bad news but get a new washer,the spider gear costs around 500 bucks,next time watch the cd that comes with the washer and do what it says and cut back on the detergent

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