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Maytag Neptune Front Load washer is sounds like it is out of balance when spinning. Very loud noise banging noise. Opened the back and found a silt material left over from a liquide leak. The materials is sprayed on the side and base. It appears the leak is from the center of the drive pulley attach to the drum. Is there a seal behind the drive pulley?

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  • Ub998 May 10, 2008

    To make the repair is it required to remove the drum? I can't find the serial number to order parts any suggestions.

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Yes there is a kit these are failing left and right. this unit is the reason maytag doesn't exist anymore (whirlpool bought them out last year) if everything else is okay you can do this repair but it is expensive to have someone else do it

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  • andrew kinslow May 10, 2008

    yes the drum must come out. the model and serial are on the top console at the left rear across the top or the back there. if the data plate is gone it will be very difficult to determine what you need. these units were constantly being changed over the years.

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