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[Front Loading] Humming / Knocking / Banging Sound

  • Noises
  • Knocking/Banging
  • Troubleshooting
  • Washing Machines
  • Last Updated 05/30/2014
Humming / Knocking / Banging Sound coming from the Unit



1.    Does this happen when the unit is filling with water ?

  • Humming / Knocking / Banging sounds are NORMAL.They occurs when machine is filling 

             with water. These are sound of internal parts operating as the water is being pulled in.



2.    Does this happen when the unit is draining water ?

  • Humming / Knocking / Banging sounds are NORMAL. They might also comes when water  

             is being drained out of machine. These are the sound of internal parts operating, such as

             the drain pump. 




3.     Does this happen during the spin cycle ?

  • Humming / Knocking / Banging sounds during the spin cycle are also NORMAL. These

            can be caused by a couple of reasons. During the spin cycle, as the water is being drained

            and also sound of  drain pump too. It can also be the sound of  motor operating and air flow

            as the drum spins.


 If the problem is not resolved, please call  LG Support representative on 1800-180 -9999 (Toll Free)



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