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MAYTAG Wahing machine model MAV6000AWQ

Machine is making a lot of squeking noises while on wash and spin cycle. How do I go about checking and repairing this problem? Pls. advise. Thank you King

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My washer has stop spinning.

Posted on Dec 27, 2008

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I believe your machine is equipped with a "snubber plate" under the transmission. A lot of Maytag top-loaders are. This is a white teflon ring that is used as the wash tub and transmission support and assists in dampening vibrations during the spin cycles. It's located on the inside case of the machine under your transmission. When the snubber goes bad they generally start to squeak. They cannot be lubricated and must be replaced. If you try to oil them, they will eventually disintegrate. The snubber costs less than $10 to purchase. I hope this helps.

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