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Bowl off track

My washer seems as though it is off track. When it spins fast, the bowl moves around alot and makes alot of noise. What do you think is the problem?

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Spring missing or skid plate out of place. if the basket has excess movement separate of the tub or agitator then the hub nut is loose or tub rusted out.

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