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I have a whirlpool estate washer, probably 10 yrs.. Started

Customer Question

I have a whirlpool estate washer, probably 10 yrs. . Started making an loud whining noise on spin cycle.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

Hello from JA
My name is Woody.
I will be glad to assist you today.
I have been servicing ALL Major Brands of Appliances for 35 Years,
and have over 100,000 in home repairs and over 80,000 internet repairs under my belt.

Does it do it on every spin mode of every cycle ?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

Ok I would have to suspect the center post bearings are going out .

how handy are you ?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Real handy. Are they under the basket or inside ?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
How expensive are the bearings ?
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

The bearings are under the inner basket and agitator.

Here is a parts break down they are item#24

http://www.partadvantage.com/diagramenlarge/3/0/925637/150500

The link below is to the part you will need from a highly recommended company rated A+ with the Better Business Bureau.
They offer a 100% money back guarantee, EVEN ON INSTALLED ELECTRICAL PARTS, for an entire year!
They are the only company to allow returns on installed parts for a refund and offer a FULL ONE YEAR WARRANTY!

http://www.repairclinic.com/PartDetail/Bearing/285203/470615?ss=-x323835323033&mr=0?rcaid=1000070

going to try to find you a video on the repair!!

If you have any questions just reply back.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
A video would be nice. Thank, you.
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

I do not see one on youtube.

I did see that the bearing kit s bearing puller and installer is no longer available from whirlpool .

since that is the case i would just replace the supprot that has the bearings already installed in it .

here that is .

http://www.repairclinic.com/PartDetail/Tub-Support/280184/1200161?ss=-x323830313834&mr=0?rcaid=1000070

this is about the best I can find on replacing the tub support around the & min mark they start talking about the support and &;52 they talk about the support.

If you have any questions just reply back