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We just acquired our mothers WFK2401UC washer. It makes a very loud sound during the wash cycle. It sounds like a marble is rolling around in the drum, yet we can't find anything. We opened the front panel at the bottom, emptied the remaining water and then opened the white plug on the left front to look for anything inside. There was nothing. Any ideas on what this could be?

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There could be something stuck in the drum, possibly a nut, screw, or anything. I would recommend that you take the drum out and inspect it. If you are not fimiliar with how to do this, then it is worth calling a repairman.

Posted on Mar 22, 2011

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    Charles Huckeba Mar 22, 2011

    It could also be the belt slapping something. The easiest way to determine what it is, would be to remove the cover off of the washer, and then start it up, at that point you should be able to isolate the noise and make the necessary adjustments. These washers are not problem prone, and if you do have to put a little money in it, it would be money well spent.

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