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I have a Hotpoint WF440 washing machine which makes a loud noise when washing, and an even louder noise when spinning. Sounds like bearing trouble. Any ideas, please?

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  • Aud B Aug 25, 2008

    Thanks WASHDOCTOR, your solution to my problem appears to be the correct one.

    I intend to attempt the repair myself and would appreciate any advice in achieving such.

    I look forward to to hearing from you again soon.

    Best Regards

    Aud B

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This definatley bearing trouble. its one where you can fix yourself ONLY if your willing to take up the whole day doing it..
The problem with bearings is that once you get to them, it can be tricky taking them out of the shaft because they can crack and leave the outer shell of the bearing in the machine.

if you wanna try it your self then i have a similar solution you can use posted for a wma. the only thing diffrence is that its easier than the wma..

cheer washdoctor

just let me know if you need help

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