Why is my washer so loud during wash cycle?

If you’ve got a washing machine making noise while spinning – especially a clanking or scratching noise – there’s a good chance some foreign material may have slipped into your washer’s filter, in the rubber seal, or is simply spinning around in the drum. Common culprits are buttons, coins, bra wires, and the like.

Why is my GE washing machine making a loud noise?

Continued overloading puts stress on the clutch assembly, leading to the GE washer loud when spinning problem. Replace the worn out clutch assembly if needed when your washing machine makes loud noise when spinning. You’ll find the clutch assembly beneath the wash tub.

Does a GE washer makes loud noise when agitating?

For some washing machine manufacturers, a washing machine knocking noise when agitating is a result of an agitator switching the directions of rotation. Similarly, most GE washing machines, for example, typically make grinding noises when starting.

Why does my washing machine sound like a helicopter?

A washing machine making a loud noise when spinning means a part has become worn out or loose. The issue that is causing the loud noise could be a number of different parts inside your washer. If the loud noise only happens when the washer is in spin mode, this can be a sign that the main tub bearing is worn out.

Why is my GE washer making a grinding noise when agitating?

Is your GE washer making grinding noise when it spins? It’s possible the tub bearing has worn out. This bearing enables the inner tub to rotate smoothly on both top and front-loading machines. Over time, the bearing can break, causing the inner tub to rub against the outer tub, making a grinding noise.

Why is my washer noisy when spinning?

If your washing machine makes a loud rumbling or repetitive banging sound, which is particularly bad on a spin cycle, then it is most likely due to loose or worn out drum bearings.

Why does my washing machine make a loud banging noise when spinning?

The most common reason your washer makes banging sounds during the spin cycle is that an unbalanced load has thrown it out of whack. When you put your dirty clothes in your machine, make sure to distribute them evenly in the drum. Heavy items mixed with lighter ones can cause it to spin unevenly.