Why does my Maytag washer make noise when spinning?

Why does my Maytag washer make noise when spinning?

A belt is found around the drive motor and pulley, causing the tub to spin. However, if a washer is overloaded or has been used for many years, the pulley can get bent, damaged, or worn out. When this happens, the washer starts making a loud and strained noise when the spin cycle is on.

How long is the spin cycle on a Maytag?

The “Normal” cycle is :41 minutes total…or so it says.

What is the average life of a washing machine?

around 10 years

How long should a cheap washing machine last?

But today’s cheaper models can often only manage hundreds of loads before buckling under the pressure. If you are putting on a wash once a day, your machine could be past its cycle life in just a couple of years. Washing manufacturer Indesit say that they expect their products to last 7-8 years.

How do I stop my washing machine from shaking?

6 Tips to Stop Washing Machine VibrationCheck that your loads are balanced. Check the the floor and machine are level. Ensure You Have a Sturdy Floor. Check Your Stacking Kit. Purchase Washing Machine Vibration Pads. Call in Some Reinforcement.

How do I test my washing machine shock absorbers?

Shock Absorber And that tub movement could break other parts of your washer. So unplug the washer, find the shock absorbers behind the front or rear panel, and check them for signs they’ve become worn, loose, weak or have fluid leaks on them. It’s best to replace both of the shocks at once.

How do I know if my snubber ring is bad?

In addition to the washer dancing around and the top banging during the spin cycle, another sure sign that the snubber assembly is bad in your Maytag Performa washer is a bunch of white shavings around the main drive pulley. What you see in the photo above are the snubber ring shavings.