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Purchased Maytag top load washing machine Model #sav205daww. Today

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Purchased Maytag top load washing machine Model #sav205daww.
Today during spin cycle made banging loud noise like gears grinding.
Had to shut it off. Any ideas what it is and cost for Maytag repair?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 6 years ago.
it's hard to say, if the niose only happens when it's spinning, then likely you have a bad suspension spring or a transmission support glide if it's banging. If it's grinding like gears, that's a bad transmission which is about a $400 repair so it's better to replace the unit if that were the case.
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