Appliance

Need Appliance Repair Help? Ask a Technician for Answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Appliance
This answer was rated:

I have an amana top loading washer,NTW5205TQO.The tub leans

against the case.Are there broken...
I have an amana top loading washer,NTW5205TQO.The tub leans against the case.Are there broken springs on the bottom,and if so what are they?
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Appliance Question
Answered in 19 minutes by:
10/7/2009
Dave
Dave, Home Appliance Technician
Category: Appliance
Satisfied Customers: 297
Experience: 34 years experience as a repair technician
Verified
There are 3 springs on this model. You would need to remove the case and visually check for a broken spring or mount. You would need to open the control panel, remove the lid switch connector and the 2 gold clips to remove the cabinet.
Ask Your Own Appliance Question
Customer reply replied 8 years ago
I have opened the case,and replaced one of the springs that was broken. but there is one spriing coming from where the springs mountand that goes to the frame. The guy at the appliance store said that just one of them is suppost to be there.It seems to be pulling it to that one side.
The spring in the back is actually 2 springs, one to the frame and 1 to the tub. The 2 springs in the front just go to the central tub frame.
Ask Your Own Appliance Question
Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Ok but if none of the springs are broken now,why does the tub rest against case?
If you lift the rear of the washer, the self leveling legs will drop, the washer will have a tendency for the rear to drop from vibration. The higher the front legs the more likely this will happen. After you re-level the machine it should be fine.
Dave
Dave, Home Appliance Technician
Category: Appliance
Satisfied Customers: 297
Experience: 34 years experience as a repair technician
Verified
Dave and 87 other Appliance Specialists are ready to help you
Ask your own question now
Ask Dave Your Own Question
Dave
Dave
Dave, Home Appliance Technician
Category: Appliance
Satisfied Customers: 297
297 Satisfied Customers
Experience: 34 years experience as a repair technician

Dave is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Thank you for the expeditious answer. It's good to know you're out there and awake in the wee hours when I finally have time to ask questions about my Jenn Air.

JeanRiverhead, NY

You did one super job of explaining to me everything there is to know about this fridge. I'm looking forward to asking you questions in the future.

JimmyBagley, IA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

John

John

Home Appliance Technician

13,453 satisfied customers

Appliance repair business owner for over 43 years.

Tom Goellner

Tom Goellner

Home Appliance Technician

1,557 satisfied customers

32 yrs. experience servicing major appliances and HVAC equipment.

Tyler Z.

Tyler Z.

Appliance Doc

83,058 satisfied customers

9+ years being an appliance technician with factory training.

Kelly

Kelly

Appliance Technician

18,340 satisfied customers

Highly accurate diagnostician with over 30 years experience!

The Home Smithy

The Home Smithy

Home Appliance Technician

6,148 satisfied customers

30 years repairing appliances

william

william

Home Appliance Technician

3,012 satisfied customers

Major Home Appliance Technician Specialist Whirpool Certificate

John

John

restaurant equipment technician

2,103 satisfied customers

25+ years experience. I'm now employed by a commercial cooking equipment service company

< Previous | Next >

Related Appliance Questions
Two drawer FP dishwasher seems to run too. Where can it find
where can it find the make and model? Where can i get details for how to run diagonistic pleas? … read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
Service Technician
Associate Degree
682 satisfied customers
I am getting a DS error on my clothes washer. Model no:
well that's the only error I'm receiving so nothing else.… read more
travis webb
travis webb
tech.
2,215 satisfied customers
My Clothes dryer keeps pushing out air even though I have
My Clothes dryer keeps pushing out air even though I have unplugged it. What to do? … read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
Service Technician
Associate Degree
682 satisfied customers
My GE Profile fridge is not cooling in freezer or fridge. It
My GE Profile fridge is not cooling in freezer or fridge. It is a top freezer. about 8 yrs old. … read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
Service Technician
Associate Degree
682 satisfied customers
Locked oven door cant open it the door was removed
locked oven door cant open it the door was removed accidentially and when i put it back on...i manually moved the latch to the left to close the door....now it wont open and we cannot do a self clean … read more
Eng-Tech
Eng-Tech
Bachelor's in Electrical Engineering Technology
0 satisfied customers
I have a maytag performa gas range. I cannot get the oven to
i have a maytag performa gas range. I cannot get the oven to come on - red light flashes - lock but the door is not locked … read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
Service Technician
Associate Degree
682 satisfied customers
I installed a new W10503278 Electric Control. I followed the
Hello. I installed a new W10503278 Electric Control. I followed the programing instructions step by step. After a few hours, the refrigerators temperature is not working and the lights in the board a … read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
Service Technician
Associate Degree
682 satisfied customers
My Fisher and Paykel dishwasher won't start the cycle. It's
Hi, my Fisher and Paykel dishwasher won't start the cycle. It's a two level one and the bottom one works. The top one just beeps every time I press start. It seems to close ok and there's nothing bloc… read more
Rusty S
Rusty S
Technician
57 satisfied customers
My sub zero freezer is making a knocking noise about every 5
My sub zero freezer is making a knocking noise about every 5 seconds or so. I think this happened once before and it had to do with the drawer being out of alignment, which may have somehow affected t… read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
Service Technician
Associate Degree
682 satisfied customers
My microwave oven: runs, but the plate does not rotate and
My microwave oven: runs, but the plate does not rotate and no heat … read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
Service Technician
Associate Degree
682 satisfied customers
There is a leak from the body of the machine. There is no
There is a leak from the body of the machine. There is no leakage from the inlet water lines or the drainage hose. … read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
Service Technician
Associate Degree
682 satisfied customers
Where can I find a water valve for a Haier water dispenser,
Where can I find a water valve for a Haier water dispenser, the valve below the water jug.Model # WD qt 165?… read more
travis webb
travis webb
tech.
2,215 satisfied customers
My dishwasher - model KDFE104DSS 5 doesn't start washing
My dishwasher - model KDFE104DSS 5 doesn't start washing when cycle input … read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
Service Technician
Associate Degree
682 satisfied customers
I found a small part in my wash load and since then, in part
I found a small part in my wash load and since then , in part of the cycle, the machine is noisy. when I turn the drum manually, empty, moving the drum forward and back there is no sound. The part I f… read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
Service Technician
Associate Degree
682 satisfied customers
How do I remove the large glass shelf on top of the two
How do I remove the large glass shelf on top of the two drawers? … read more
Anytime John
Anytime John
Owner/Operator
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
119 satisfied customers
Bosch dishwasher model SHX33A purchased 3/18/2006.
Bosch dishwasher model SHX33A purchased 3/18/2006. Dishwasher taking an extremely long time to run through cycles. Also, the "sanitized" light does not come on now when finished. Dishes are not comple… read more
Tyler Z.
Tyler Z.
Appliance Doc
Bachelor's Degree
83,058 satisfied customers
Have Whirlpool free standing ice maker (Model GI15NDXZQ) for
Have Whirlpool free standing ice maker (Model GI15NDXZQ) for 1.5 years. Started making a loud whining noise. Makes ice, but noise is so sever, that I have to cut ice maker off. How do I get this repai… read more
Whrlp Master Tech
Whrlp Master Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,977 satisfied customers
My JT 3000 SF2SS oven door won't close. It bumps against the
Hello! my JT 3000 SF2SS oven door won't close. It bumps against the latch for the self-cleaning ove. I have tried shutting the oven down for 10 minutes but that doesn't work. Help! Mywife has to start… read more
Whrlp Master Tech
Whrlp Master Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,977 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x