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I have a Maytag washer model/serial 31 ESP4-WASH bought in

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I have a Maytag washer model/serial 31 ESP4-WASH bought in 06. Warranty ran out in 10. Just today the washer is making a very loud squeaking noise while in the wash and rinse cycle. It will stop only to be replaced by a noise best described as "a cat giving birth". I was wondering is the motor about to go out or could it be a bearing in the tub?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bryan replied 4 years ago.

Hi,Welcome to Just Answer, My name is XXXXX XXXXX forward to helping you today.


this model # XXXXX't comming up, is this and American machine ? where did you find the model # ? can you check again? thanks, Bryan

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Sorry..model number is XXXXX
Expert:  Bryan replied 4 years ago.
thats fine, okay is it a whining noise ? I pulled up your model .
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Yes. Almost like the a belt is slipping but not quite as high pitched
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
I didn't get your response
Expert:  Bryan replied 4 years ago.
remove the bottom panel # XXXXX on this diagram and replace your belt, you can order this @ these belts stretch and glaze over so they slip. hope this helps, thanks Bryan
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