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Machine knocks and walks when spinning a small load

My Admiral washing machine starts to make a very loud knocking, and works its way across the floor when it is spinning a small or medium load.

It appears that the load gets out of balance, causing the knocking. Can anyone advise how to rectify this, please?

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  • simonabowles Jan 25, 2009

    Yes we have already checked this. The puzzling thing is that it used to work fine on this surface....and now it does not - as if something had gone wrong with the machine itself.

    Any other suggestions?
    Thanks


  • Anonymous Jan 30, 2009

    small loads and med. loasd seem to get out of balance never had this problem when it was new has not been abused used only 6 month out of the year machine like new except gets off balance most of the time i have noticed a white chalk material under main support almost like plastic dust.

    the springs look ok that hold the tub not weak.

  • Anonymous Jan 30, 2009

    SMALL LOADS GETS OUT OF BALANCE ,WOULD A SNUBBER RING FIX MY PROBLEM?

  • eaglecrestga Feb 09, 2009

    i have the same problem with my machine. please help

  • thale7221 Mar 07, 2009

    I put in a load of any size and the inside starts moving from side to side as it spins knocking against the side very hard causing the machine to be loud and move back and forth.

  • bmino1962 Mar 22, 2009

    my admiral washer is not spining right, the clothes come out soaked. Looks like the drum is crooked. Any Help Please

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Amke sure it is level and on a solid floor with little bounce.

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