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Maytag Atlantis MAV8600 high pitched squealing noise when going into spin cycle and a slight burning smell

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sounds like the carbon brushes need replacing in the motor, they can cause a screeching sound as they wear down.

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Hello chuckf206 ,

Sounds like the roller clutch bearings in your machine are seized/rusted up. Do you want to try to DIY the repair?
Read thru this post for the details of what is involved. Post back with any questions. Rich

Posted on Apr 26, 2009

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