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My 14 month old Whirlpool top loading washer WTW5100VQ has begun making a high pitched noise during the wash cycle. It's also noisy during the spin cycle, but not as loud. It seems to be fully functioning, just noisy. What to do?

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Hello,

what this sound simply indicated on the washer is that they has been a bridge up of wires(motor) connected to the drum on the body of the washer .

what you are to do to fix up this problem is first of all put off all form of power supply then carefully unscrew (open) the washer with a screw driver then trace wires, that is, the main power supply down to the drum ,you will fine it connected to a motor /propeller round in shape .

then you should make sure that both are well position with out touching one another including the main body of the washer couple it back carefully then connect it back to the power supply and see the problem solve .

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