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Old 05-11-2011, 12:45 PM
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Spin cycle is very noisy (more of a roar than a whine), seems to spin much much faster than normal, a few times would only start spin when started by hand. Motor, belt & pulleys all seem ok. Is this likely the transnmission (in which case it's junk) or something else?


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Spin cycle is very noisy (more of a roar than a whine), seems to spin much much faster than normal, a few times would only start spin when started by hand. Motor, belt & pulleys all seem ok. Is this likely the transnmission (in which case it's junk) or something else?
Joe,

It's most likely a bad tub bearing / seal kit,

Part number: AP4009444

Part number: AP4009444


The easiest way to determine,
remove the front panel and start a spin cycle, carefully isolate where the noise is, from the bottom of the tub assembly, you'd have a bad tub bearing.
If the noise is down lower, at the base of the machine, You'd need a new transmission.

Part number: AP4373431

Part number: AP4373431


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I'll check it out when I get home...Thanks!
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I'll check it out when I get home...Thanks!

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Will keep an eye out for your response.

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