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Noise)Water Hammer_ Top Loader

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  • Dishwashers, Washing Machines
  • Last Updated 05/07/2016

Noise)Water Hammer_ Top Loader

 Symptom

Noise


 Cause

Water Hammer


 How to fix

Q. Is the sound coming from the water pipes in home?(this noise is loud like hammer sound “ Tang Tang”).
Yes : This is called water hammer. It means a sudden obstruction in the path of high pressure fluid through a pipe.
          This noise is coming from customers home main pipe and not from washing machine and is caused by
          high water pressure in  pipes.

         An easy way to solve of this is to adjust the water pressure by turning off the water  valve in the home.








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