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IW811 Loud Noise During Fill Cycle.

G'day, After the initial part fill and short soak there is a loud squealing noise which to me sounds like a dry bearing in a pump. My question is how do I get into the washing machine to check out this noise? The back of the machine appears to be welded/crimped closed so as far as I can see the only way into the washer is through the top or bottom. Ideally I'd like to be able to put the machine on the fill cycle and have access to the innards at the same time but I don't think this is possible. Any suggestions?
Regards,
Jeff.

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  • Anonymous Feb 01, 2009

    i was under the ipression that Fisher Paykal washers don't have belts.

  • jkeferl Feb 12, 2009

    I have the same problem. The squealing noise is VERY loud, and comes on and off during the cycle.
    I too am under the impression that my washer does not have any belts since it is direct drive...perhaps the previous person providing the "solution" is not familiar with F&P?


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Peace Friend,
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SOUNDS LIKE THE BELT IS SLIPPING !
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