Thread Number: 70830  /  Tag: Modern Automatic Washers
Speed Queen Noise
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Post# 938166   5/12/2017 at 22:04 by Timborow (Georgia)        

I would like to start by saying that we Love our Speed Queen Laundry Pair. We have had them since 2011 and they work like a dream. However, lately the washer has begun to have a squeaking noise while it agitates. I would just like to know what has caused it and what I can do to fix it? I have included a rinse video. The noise I'm referring to begins areound 1:30. Any advice is appreciated.



Post# 938175 , Reply# 1   5/12/2017 at 22:32 by Yogitunes (New Jersey)        

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sounds like your brakes squeaking, wont really hurt anything, just annoying at times...

the teeniest drop of oil on the disk will stop it....too much and your tub will start to index like when it was new.....

Post# 938198 , Reply# 2   5/13/2017 at 05:08 by Timborow (Georgia)        
Thanks Yogi

In order to get to the brake, I need to take off front panel? Then where is the brake located?


Post# 938223 , Reply# 3   5/13/2017 at 06:37 by brucelucenta (tulsa, oklahoma)        

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There are all kinds of videos about speed queen washers on youtube. If you look through some of them you will probably find exactly what you are looking for and see all the components inside your machine.

Post# 938233 , Reply# 4   5/13/2017 at 07:04 by Lorainfurniture (Cleveland )        

There is a nylon washer that needs to be installed. It goes between the pulley and the trans. The Ames five minutes to install. I'll follow up with the part #

Post# 938240 , Reply# 5   5/13/2017 at 07:59 by joeypete (Concord, NH)        

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Eugene, your videos are wicked cool! Off the topic, but just wanted to say! haha

Post# 938260 , Reply# 6   5/13/2017 at 10:19 by Lorainfurniture (Cleveland )        

Thanks! This year I'm making a real effort to make some YouTube videos. More to come!

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