There are several things that can cause a direct drive top load Whirlpool washer to have a loud spin. The loud noise is usually a metal on metal sound. In order to find out where the noise is coming from. You will have to remove the cabinet. And then remove the basket. The noise is likely coming from either a basket that is dragging on the outer tub which is caused by a striped out drive block. You can tell that the basket has been dragging by taking a look under the basket.