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LG1812CW Walks During Spin Cycle

I have a new LG WM1812CW front loading washing machine. During spin cycle (if loaded with a few clothes) will walk during all the spin cycles. The floor is linoleum on top of level concrete. I have leveled the unit perfectly in all directions but still walks with clothes. If unloaded (water only) the unit is okay. Anything beyond an article of clothing causes walking of the unit. It has now ripped the linoleum underneath... HELP!

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Re: LG1812CW Walks During Spin Cycle

The rear 2 legs are fixed. The front 2 are adjustable. There are lock nuts to prevent the adjustment from coming loose. The front legs are to be adjusted to the minimum. While not running if the machine rocks, continue the adjustment. For few clothes there is a half load switch; best the read the manual well before anything. Well if the walking continues, check the rear for any shocks or springs that may hv fallen off during transport. Plug off the wall socket first.

Posted on May 29, 2007

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