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Offline dan b

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squealing noise at startup
« on: February 05, 2011, 07:49:50 AM »
My maytag washer "mah4000aww" squeals for a short period every time the drum changes direction in the wash cycle, can you help me?

Offline RAH52

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Re: squealing noise at startup
« Reply #1 on: February 05, 2011, 02:37:22 PM »
If the squeal is just a "chirp" ,then change the belt making sure you use a small wire brush to clean the grooves in the motor pulley .

Offline dan b

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Re: squealing noise at startup
« Reply #2 on: February 07, 2011, 11:35:00 AM »
Thanks for your input. I have ordered belt. will let you know either way. 

 

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