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My LG washer is making a groaning noise when drum is rotating slowly but does not do it alll the time ,have put it on several tub cleans and have still got the same problem,no code error. Is showing

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If this is a front loader and older model check the spider arm on the back of the drum it may be corroded and putting the drum off center at low speed. I just replaced the drum to tub gasket and the spider arm which was severely corroded (name may not be correct go to the LG parts site)

Posted on Jul 01, 2019

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    Spyder is correct and a very good guess. Good videos on YouTube, repairclinic.com or appliancepartpros.com

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SOURCE: grinding noise when drum rotates

may be a foreign object trapped in between the inner and outer tub. Major Disassembly required to split the outer tub. May also be the rear bearing in which case back half will have to be replaced.

Posted on Oct 04, 2007

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SOURCE: groaning noise in Maytag 4000 washer

yea probly passed warr from manu , if its rear bearing issue gonna run alot ot fix BIG JOB!

Posted on Feb 24, 2008

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SOURCE: LG LE Error code

The 'LE' error message indicates the control board has detected that the motor is either not turning, or has locked up for some reason. Monitoring the motor is the job of the hall effect sensor board which constantly determines the direction and speed of the motor and feeds that information back to the control board. If there is a problem between what the motor should be doing and what the hall effect sensor says the motor is doing, the 'LE' will be displayed and the cycle will be stopped.

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Posted on Dec 14, 2008

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If it comes on and runs I would keep it, I would just take the machine part and check everything that I could to make sure that it was safe to use. As far as the noise you mentioned, check the blower wheel, felt and glides and bearing kit.

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