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Good Morning Jason, thank you for your inquiry!

If the washer is walking or vibrating, then more than likely it is not sitting solidly on the floor. Move washer until it sits solidly and the leveling legs may need adjusting. This issue may also occur if the shipping blocks and bolts weren't removed when the washer was installed, or you have an unbalance load.

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