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My LG washing machine is making a loud noise when the drum spins, what could be the issue?

  • Noises
  • Knocking/Banging
  • Troubleshooting
  • Washer Dryers, Washing Machines
  • Last Updated 08/06/2016
My LG washing machine is making a loud noise when the drum spins, what could be the issue?

 

 

cause  Potential Cause

 The drum within your machine rotates 360 degree while the agitator inside lifts and drops clothes for a complete washing.

 This means that the appliance can make noises if buttons or zippers of clothes are being knocked around inside of the drum.

 Similar any foreign objects like coins, keys, hair pins and memory wire can also create loud noises during drum movement. 

how to fix How to Fix

 - In order to avoid damage and reduce noise from the agitator, try zipping up or fastening any buttons and 

   turning the clothes inside out.
 - Before washing, always remove all foreign objects.
 - Review the label on the clothes to confirm they are machine-washable.
   Be careful not to damage your clothes with any foreign objects that has been put in the drum by mistake.

 

foreign materials

 

 Wire of female  lingerie is stuck        Zipper                                                  Materials in pocket

 

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