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Sounds like a loose screw/bolt/nut during the spin cycle

Sometimes during the spin cycle it sounds like there is a loose screw bouncing around. I took off the back access panel and ran a spin cycle with nothing in the drum... and no sounds created. Next, I threw two pair of jeans in the drum and started a spin cycle and within a few minutes the loose screw sounds returned. It happen randomly, but it sounds very bad when it does happen. Any clue how to address this problem? (rjs 6/4/08)

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If still under warranty get it checked out . same problem and cracked my outer drum. leaks water now outer drum costs $427.00

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Hi,
There is nothing wrong with your machine. Don'f bother with the sound , You said you threw 2 pair of jeans, so its bottons are causing the sound against the drum during cycle. Finished your laundry and worry no more. To make sure, throw some another clothing asides form jeans, like shirts, and feel the normal silent of your machine.

Good Luck,
Eriez

Posted on Jun 05, 2008

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