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I have a GE Clothes Washer WBSR3140G2ww when the washer machine starts it agitation there is a loud scraping sound to the left side of the machine. What are the possible problems associated with this...

I have the exact same unit in a 2nd home we just purchased and when the repair guy came, he said "it was in perfect working condition". Mine also has next to no agitation, I think a goldfish swimming around in a bowl makes more motion. I absolutely hate this washer and will replace it asap.

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Bought a two year old, never used washer a friend got when buying a model condo. The drum wont turn I have had someone come out and remove four pins I guess they were in place for shipping. Still wont...

have you checked if the cover plate at back of machine is still in shipping position? some machines have cover placed back-to front, and need to be removed and re-fitted with bulge facong outward. hope that is the solution to your problem
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I have a new top loader GE washer. it works fins but when it comes to drying, it shakes like crazy and makes very bad hammering noise

Make sure the washer is level. Most important make sure the shipping pins are removed. Classic! Good luck! The pins are located underneath your washer. Tilt up and pullem out!

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My new Ge washer is making loud and vibrating noises while spinning. the washer does not seem to be off balance.

Who installed this? Sounds like they didnt remove the shipping rod located on back of machine. If so, refer to instruction manual for how to remove rod. Usually just pulls out.

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Where to get shipping bolts for wssh300g1ww

Hi Judy
Your best bet would be calling GE and see if there is a part number for those bolts and where you can get those.. Installer usually throw those away after installation..
Here is their tel #1 800 626 2000

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GE front load washer model WSXH208A1WW

look in back of mach for 4 shipping bolts.they are usually housed in a rubber grommet surrounded by a yellow plastic shaft.if they are there remove all 4 of them.also remove bottom access panel by taking out 2 screws(1 on each bottom corner)look for 1 or 2 yellow steel bars connecting base to tub.if they are there remove.if none of these shipping bolts or brackets are there,you have a broken basket.if that's the case,try to get your money back or buy a new is a $600 repair..good luck

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Usually, the problem with frontloaders shaking violently is that shipping materials are still in them (even if you've paid someone to install them). Generally on frigidaire models they have two sets of shipping materials. The first set is a set of 4 shipping bolts on the back panel. After removeing these, on some models, you also have to remove the lower front panel by taking out the screws. On a few of the models you will find 2 yellow metal bars connected to the bottom of the washer and the bottom of the tub. After removing both sets of shipping materials, make sure not only is your unit level, but all feet are firmly on the floor and locked into place. Your machine should have come with a set of instalation instructions that will run you through these steps more clearly, but if you don't have them or are still having trouble, just reply back to me.

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Yellow bars, one on each side, shipping brackets, remove them or the washer will shake violently. Catriver.

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Vibrates and walks

most of the time with this problem they have not removed the shipping bolts get your owners manuel refer to the installation instructions under remove shipping bolts before operating look and see if they removed them i think they are marked in yellow if not call them and tell them to come do their job and pull the bolts that is a good washer and make sure they level it let me know please

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