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Washer is shaking violently when it is time for the spin cycle

Hello, we just got a newwasher and dryer, my dryer is fine, but my washer is the having problems, When it is time for the load in the washer to hit spin and rinse, It shakes very viloent, this washer is two days old, we have alot of clothes that need to be washed, what do i need to do to get my washer to stop shaking and moving viloently. i sat on the washer and it still moved. please help me.

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Check to see if all shipping blocks and bolts were removed. Refer to installation and setup instructions for your model.

I once moved into an apartment furnished with washer and dryer. The washer had worn holes in the vinyl flooring and a neighbor said the previous tenant made her son sit on the washer to hold it down. I investigated and found the shipping bolts were still in place. The tub, which is supposed to be able to swing, was rigidly held in place, so the entire machine danced around the room!

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