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After replacing the motor coupling my machine wobbles like crazy

I was a little angry and instead of following the instructions i laid themachine on its side and changed everything out put it back tgether and ran it through a few cycles each time when it hit high speed spin it wobbled violently

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Hi, It sounds like the platform the tub sits on needs readjusted. The platform is three piece and it probably got out of shape. It is hard to describe how to adjust it. If you look at it close enough, you will probably see the area out of position. The only other thing that would cause it to shake bad is if the spring from the rear tub bracket to the rear frame rail is off.
I hope this helps you.

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Posted on Jun 25, 2009

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There is a skid plate between the basket support and the A frame. If that is not positioned correctly it will shake. Also make sure the machine has leveled out by tipping forward and allowing the self leveling legs to operate(making sure they move freely)
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Posted on Jun 25, 2009

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