Question about GE Washing Machines

Open Question

Is the drum brake in the transmission ,top load washer GE profile. I have a noise when it spins, drum will keep spinning when lid is lifted

Posted by on

Ad

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya

6ya staff

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE:

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad
catriver

Ron Marek

  • 878 Answers

SOURCE: Kenmore washer 90 series wont spin

If your trans and coupler are good then I would suspect the drive block or spin tube. You will have to remove the trans to change out the spin tube. Take out the basket, there should be 2 ears from the spin tube that nest in the drive block. Attached is a photo to help you understand. Before all this make sure nothing is caught between the basket and the tub. Catriverd8086fb.jpg

Posted on Nov 27, 2007

Ad

Frank Meola

  • 512 Answers

SOURCE: GE top loading washer does not spin out water

The belt could be broken, if not. Unplug washer for 2 minutes, plug back in, open and close lid 7 times, this should reset electronic motor.

Posted on Jun 12, 2009

chris weier

  • 82 Answers

SOURCE: Washer only spins

Have you tried to unplug the machine, sometimes the control boards can get stuck and if you unplug it for say 30 seconds then plug it back in, it may reset itself. otherwise you may have to call someone these are very complicated machines.

Posted on Jun 19, 2009

Anonymous

  • 1 Answer

SOURCE: GE Profile wpre6100gowt, wont agitate or spin

same problem

Posted on Sep 06, 2009

heatman101

D. Floyd Kolb

  • 43501 Answers

SOURCE: GE top load Profile washer. Spin cycle not

Hi,
If you are having a problem with your top load washer then check out this tip...

Washing Machine2_bing.gif does not Pump or Spin
http://www.fixya.com/support/r4617986-washing_machine_not_pump_or_spin

If you are having problems with your front load washing machine2_bing.gif then checkout this tip...

Front Load Washing Machine2_bing.gif not draining and or not spinning
http://www.fixya.com/support/r4784376-front_load_washing_machine_not_draining

heatman101

Posted on Jun 12, 2010

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Make a humming noise and spins very slowly


MINE DOES THE SAME. HOUSING IS CRACKED THAT ATTATCHES TO DRUM. WHITE METAL CANNOT BE REPAIRED.

Jul 25, 2010 | GE WPXH214A Front Load Washer

1 Answer

When my washer spins or if you lift the lid before it is finish it makes a very load banging noise. PLEASE HELP


That is the braking mechanism in the transmission. Not usually worth fixing but will probally last quite a while.

Jun 11, 2010 | Maytag Dependable Clean Top MAV5920EWW Top...

1 Answer

There is power to the washer, water will drain


Try unplugging machine for 30 seconds then plug back in then lift and close the lid 5 times which will reset the motor. Try the spin cycle if it works you may have had a power surge which took the motor out and just needed reset. If it fails you may have a bad inline fuse or motor.

Feb 26, 2010 | GE Profile WPRE6100G Top Load Washer

1 Answer

Clothes washer vibration during spin cycles


the vibration and noise is most likely from the drum bearings wearing out to test the bearings try this out,,,
open the door, hold the top of the drum and lift it up, if it has any free lift in it the bearings are going, now spin the drum by hand and you should here the rumble off the bearings

Dec 29, 2009 | GE WPXH214A Front Load Washer

1 Answer

GE top loading washing machine (WBSE2090A0WW) stops spinning


it sounds like you know how to remove the frount panal,remove the frount panal.put unit in spin,look to see if belt is turning,if it is not than you have a bad cluch.

Dec 29, 2009 | GE Profile WPRE6100G Top Load Washer

1 Answer

The plastic drum just keeps spinning freely during the wash cycle


Yes! to let you know that this is NORMAL when the washer agitates, due to the "Westinghouse" designed transmission, which in turn is called the "Franklin" design.When the agitator returns back stroke the washtub "indexes" before the agitator strokes forward. Thus moving the load around through the water while being moved back and forth.
Plus! to let you know that since the washer does NOT have "brakes" to stop the washbasket and hold the basket this design allowes the "indexing". This is one of the main reasons your washer has a safety lid interlocking device on it to lock the lid when it spins, because the washer has no brakes to stop the machine if the lid is opened during a spin cycle.

Sep 13, 2009 | Frigidaire FWS833A Top Load Washer

1 Answer

GE Profile WPRE6100G will not spin


hi thanks for the question. i think the problem is with the lid switch . lifting the lid 10 times wont help if the switch is faulty check the lid switch thanks the appliance doc

Sep 20, 2008 | GE Profile WPRE6100G Top Load Washer

2 Answers

HELLO, WSL100D0WW IS MAKING NOISE ON DRAIN/SPIN CYCLE.


Or, you have coins in your pump casing. Look on the back of the washer, and unscrew the circular port in the bottom right corner. (Keep an 8x13 baking pan underneath, water will escape once you open the chamber). Remove and change/objects from the chamber and replace the port. You should be good to go. This is actually very common for this model washer.

May 17, 2008 | GE Spacemaker WSLP1100D Top Load Washer

1 Answer

Ge profile WNSB8060BWW VERYYYYYY LOUD


Rear ball bearing broken change half drum or buy new washer ????????????
the super tech

Sep 04, 2017 | GE WNSB8060BWW Top Load Washer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Washing Machines Logo

Related Topics:

61 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top GE Washing Machines Experts

Marvin
Marvin

Level 3 Expert

85223 Answers

geapptech

Level 2 Expert

157 Answers

jimorris77

Level 3 Expert

411 Answers

Are you a GE Washing Machine Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...