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A wire from a bra is stuck in the inner drum.It is a smeg front loader.

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Probably lodged by the heater, on most models that can be accessed from the front, frigidaire, some whirlpool in rear. loosed nut in middle and slide out.

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Put baby oil around item and slowly slip out

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