Author Topic: LG wm2301hr spins in only one direction and makes noise when trying to spin in o  (Read 1956 times)

Offline andrew14

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I am about to pull the back off my washer to see what is going on have you heard of this happeing before and if so what am I getting into?

Model WM2301HR

Offline wildimaginations

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Do this.  Open the front door.  Grab the upper part of the drum and try to rock it up and down.  Does it feel loose?  If so, you have a bad bearing and it's a major job to repair.

Good luck
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Offline john63

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Depends on the type of noise.
If the sound is that of a **growl** during spin---this is usually a failed HALL EFFECT SENSOR.

 

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