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My whirlpool cabrio model WTW5600XW0 makes a horrible loud

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My whirlpool cabrio model WTW5600XW0 makes a horrible loud humming noise and with start cycle. Have to unplug to make it stop
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Whirlpool is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: Maybe 8 years old. Wtw5600xw0
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I have an experienced electrical engineer present
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 month ago.

Thanks for counting on us to help with your appliance problem. My name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you!

Expert:  Kelly replied 1 month ago.

The noise you are hearing is most likely the drain pump, it may need to be replaced unless there is something stuck in the impeller. Can you remove the rear panel to remove the hoses to see if anything is in the pump housing?