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I have a whirlpool washer model#WTW8540BW0 its a cabrio top

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I have a whirlpool washer model#WTW8540BW0 its a cabrio top loader it is making a loud banging noise every load will not finish becuase it keeps saying unlevel
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Whirlpool is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: If you open the lid the washer tub is cocked towards the back it is definatly not straight model# ***** ***** its 2 years old
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: the name of it is a whirlpool cabrio platinum
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  AppTech8579 replied 2 months ago.

Hello and welcome to Just Answer. Please allow me a few moments to review your question

Expert:  AppTech8579 replied 2 months ago.

Is the noise just during spin?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
everything goes smooth until the spin starts
Expert:  AppTech8579 replied 2 months ago.

okay you will need to replace the tub bearings to fix this.

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Customer: replied 2 months ago.
do you happen to have a part number or anything. Where I should order it from any advice as far as that goes??
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
also, do I really need to buy the tool to press in the bearing?