796.4022900 Kenmore LG built washer makes banging noise during spin

skiter29

Premium Member
Joined
Jun 21, 2011
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Location
Minnesota
Model Number
796.4022900
Brand
Sears Kenmore
Age
6-10 years
kenmore lg built washer customer called said making banging noise i assumed it was a bearing so i went on service call
got out there the inner tub was tight no movement up or down i could spin tub but it didnt spin freely so i took the cover
off the stator and drum would turn freely no bearing sound so i have ruled out bearing and or spidder problems is this a
postion sensor problem thank for any help or advise
 

Jake

Appliance Tech - Admin
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Location
McMullen Valley, Arizona
Hi,

796.4022900 is not pulling up as good, please recheck that model number.

Did you get it to make a banging sound when you did a test load?

Jake
 
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