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After moving we hooked up our washing machine and during ...

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After moving we hooked up our washing machine and during the spin cycle it whines and squeals. is it of balance?

Hello jknavy,

Need a little info - - what is the make and model of your washer?

Customer: replied 8 years ago.
10 year old frigidaire heavy duty
OK frigidaire what is the model number ?????
Customer: replied 8 years ago.
Sorry, FWS235RFS6

Ok jknavy,

Remove the front panel and locate the pump assembly there are two wires going to it - - remove one and put your washer in spin ( no water in tub ) If your noise goes away you need to replace the pump, if noise persists problem is most likely in transmission. Since you don't mention that you hear the noise while it is agitating that would eliminate the motor bearings or the belt squealing.

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