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Our front loading Frigidaire washing machine makes a very loud

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Our front loading Frigidaire washing machine makes a very loud knocking sound during the final spin cycle and emits a burning smell. The drum makes a squeaking noise when it is gently turning at the end of the spin cycle. What is your diagnosis?

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Do you have the complete model number of the unit?





Customer: replied 3 years ago.


How old is this unit?

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Installed: 8/5/05

Rason I asked, is that the rear bearing is going out in the outer tub, normally this happens around the 7th to the 8th year, cost to replace this is over $500, I do not know if you wish to invest this amount of money in the repair of an older machine, as the newer ones out on the market today use about 2/3 of the energy of your model..

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