Kenmore Oasis Washer getting louder during spin

Reply

  #1  
Old 03-22-15, 11:09 AM
E
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: USA
Posts: 41
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
Kenmore Oasis Washer getting louder during spin

I have a Kenmore Oasis washer model # 110.27062603. The spin cycle keeps getting louder and louder as time goes on. Any help where to look for problem would be appreciated. Some searches referred to clutch, but speaking with sears chat, there is no clutch on this model.

Thanks JR
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 03-22-15, 12:47 PM
PJmax's Avatar
Group Moderator
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Northern NJ - USA
Posts: 59,240
Received 1,121 Votes on 1,041 Posts
They are correct.... there is no clutch. Yours is a direct drive machine. No gearbox or transmission.

I'm not familiar with this machine but the only thing I can think of is the hub is going bad or a bearing. Apparently bearings are an issue. See the video and if it pertains to your machine.
youtube.com/watch?v=5uoOHTLUnVw

Parts list for machine.....
MOTOR, BASKET AND TUB PARTS Diagram & Parts List for Model 11027062603 Kenmore-elite-Parts Washer-Parts | SearsPartsDirect

This is the full size diagram that will expand when you click on the diagram. searspartsdirect.com/lis_png/PLDM/K0702018-00003.png
 
  #3  
Old 03-22-15, 02:38 PM
pugsl's Avatar
Forum Topic Moderator
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: United States
Posts: 9,029
Received 74 Votes on 67 Posts
Very common problem with your machine. Have replaced many bearings and tub assy for bad bearings.
Here is the bearing kit # W10435302. Also there is a special tool for it. A lot of times the basket is stuck on shaft and will not come off. you might call Kenmore to see if they extended any warranty's on this. Don't think they did but can't hurt to try.
 
Reply
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
 
Ask a Question
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: