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Hoover premier 710 washing machine out of balance

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  • john727 Jul 24, 2008

    There is a regular thump when the spray commences starts during the spray rinse cycle and during the spray spin cycle.

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    There is no thump during the spin cycle.



    Recently the cold water inlet valve was replaced.



    The washing maching is of the Whirlpool top loading type.



  • john727 Jul 24, 2008

    Thank you.

    I will take the back off in a few days and let you know what I find.



    Thanks again,

    John

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Hi,

It would appear that a Hoover Premier 710 is a basic 4kg top loading washing machine. Often top load washing machines would have 3 or more suspension (spring) system/shock absorber that are responsible for maintaining the upright balance of the outer tub. If the washer has been in operation for some time, it is likely that these support/suspension/spring may have developed a fault. In some other instances, it could be the mounting points of these suspension/spring that may require looking over. It would be necessary to open the back and inspect all components of the suspension system. Additionally, if one is found defective, it may be to your advantage to replace all so as to impose an equal tension/support to the tub.

Alternately, in some versions/models, it could simply be the balance sensor switch that is false triggering. Again, this would require opening the unit and determining if this switch/sensor is defective.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

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WHAT IS WRONG WITH YOUR WASHING MACHINE?

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Some problems that can occur with your top-loading washing machine are:

There's an error code on the digital display

It doesn't work at all
It won't drain
It doesn't spin
It doesn't agitate
It's noisy
It leaks
It's off balance
There's no hot water
There's no cold water
It's slow to fill
There's no water at all
The clothes are wet after spinning
The cycle doesn't advance
There's no delicate or regular spin or agitate
It's overfilling
It's underfilling
The water temperature is incorrect

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  • LORETO LACARON
    LORETO LACARON Jul 24, 2008

    Check the drive block the spin basket rides on, it could be wallowed
    out, making this noise....the thumping on stop would be the basket
    riding over the two tabs of the spin tube, the whinning would be the
    plastic filter on the bottom of the basket rubbing on the bottom of the
    fiberglass tub because the basket has dropped down too low into the
    tub.....



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