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Horrible rumbling from back of drum. I have dissconnected all the pipes and power lead and removed the top. When i spin the drum by hand there is a horrible rumbling from what seems to be the back where the big pully wheel is connected. Are there bearings that wear out? Is it an easy repaire to replace these if there is? i just like an idea before i go out and buy a new one. Many thanks for any help Roy

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Roy, it sounds like the bearings are completly worn out. Its not an easy repair and if you decide to repair it leave it to the service tech.

to fix this properly a full new back section and shaft is needed which can be pricey but if your machine is under 5 years aprox £100 will fix it through the hotpoint parts warenty.

if over 5years aprox £140 will fix it again through hotpoint.

hope this helps you out

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