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This front loading washer sounds like a jet taking off during the spin cycle. It has done it from the first time it ran, so we've just assumed this is the price to pay for clothes that are practically dry when you take them out of the washer. Is this normal for the Kenmore front loaders? If not, how can we quiet it down?

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This washer should make very little noise in spin. Check if there is something, like a nail, stuck in one of the holes in the spin basket. What does happen with these machines is that the support that holds the spin basket (which is behing the rear wall) breaks. But that only happens after using it for a number of years. See if you can move the spin basket up or down, or sideways when at rest. If you can, you would need a new spin basket.

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