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WAY too much shaking

Why does my washer shake soooo much during the spin cycle. Now, I understand these washers shake, but this is out of control. So much, that it is very obvious that the machine is unbalanced and will not even go up to full speed for the spin cycle. The machine is level and I even anchored it to the cement floor and it doesn't help. are there adjustments I can do inside?

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  • Jason Schomas Apr 30, 2007

    already opened the back and everything is still in "new" condition. on my machine, the back legs are adjustable as well. The shaking I'm getting is violent, not just the standard shaking front loading machines always do.

    plus, this thing shakes with 4 towels in it. I anchored it, because it would walk down the street if I didn't.

    I've rendered it useless and have called a repairman to come look at it.

  • pholderb Mar 03, 2008

    When my washing machine is in spin cycle it shakes very badly. It has been shaking so much that I have a light fixture in the basement below that has fallen. I bought this machine about a two years ago and never has it shake like this. I do not know how to resolve this problem. I have adjusted the two front legs down and leveled the machine. I cannot put in spin faster than 600 rpm.

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Take out the four "shipping\travel" bolts in the back of the machine. Read the manual- it will tell you how to do this. John

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Open the rear to see if any springs/shocks are loose or damaged, change. Disconnect wall socket first. Then see that your machine is balanced level by adjusting the front 2 legs and locking the nuts; the rear legs are not adjustable. A slight shaking of the machine while unplugged can make it shake more during the spin. You don't anchor machines nor over-load them. A well adjusted washer never shakes.

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