20 Most Recent Kenmore 43142 Front Load Washer Questions & Answers

Open up the washer, grab the metal basket and lift it up and down. If there is any play in it then buy a new washer. Replacing that spindle and bearing is not cheap. Spindle can only be purchased by also buying a new basket and that can cost $500.00 or more just in parts.
If this is what the inside drum does at all, then it is toast. Washer Spin Basket Part Number 131618500 Sears PartsDirect
This is the basket for your washer and it is $314
And if you decide to go that route then you will need the outer rear tub because the bearing is part of that tub and it is $246 Washer Outer Rear Tub Part Number 131462800 Sears PartsDirect You also have to ask yourself that since it is 9 years old, If I replace the tub and drum what else will go out? The motor? It's $120. What about the drain and re circulation pumps? Well it's $82. It will be cheaper on you to bite the bullet and purchase a new unit.

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Kenmore 43142... | Answered on Feb 13, 2018

Sounds like grease or oil from transmission may be leaking and finding its way into tub.

Kenmore 43142... | Answered on Nov 03, 2017

It could need a new belt. If there is damage on the belt it may also be dirty or stretched and thereby slipping and not giving you it's best performance.

Kenmore 43142... | Answered on Aug 01, 2017

your water pump has something in it which keeps your pump from turning to push out the water.

Kenmore 43142... | Answered on Mar 14, 2015

Sd: Suds lock. Detergent overdose. Clean out the soap dispenser. Remove the bottom panel and open the pump drain. F21: Long drain. Possible cause: Clogged filter, clogged/failed pump. Run some loads without detergent then use these amounts:
The correct amount is as follows:

HE: (2) Tablespoons Per Washload

HE 2X (double concentrated) : (1) Tablespoon

HE 3X (triple concentrated): (1) Teaspoon

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Kenmore 43142... | Answered on Jan 17, 2015

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