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I have front loading washer/dryer;need to install pedestals.

Purchased washer 6240 and the dryer almost two years ago without pedestals. Now we have purchased the pedestals. The installation instructions for the w & d do not address installing them. What do we need to do to install now? Do we treat both machines as they were going to be moved?

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    Thanks for reinforcing this warning.

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Yes!!!! Do not lay the machines on their backs with out the shipping bolts/hardware installed..Major damage will occur!!!!!

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