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Banging when spinning,

When washer is in spinning cycle it bangs side to side, even with a small even load, springs are in place but seems like it moves more then it should

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Plug off the wall, check your shock-absorbers after opening up the rear. They should be firmly fixed, no bolts loose of come off. While you are behind re-check all springs. Never use too small a load. There could be a "half load" switch also.

Posted on Dec 02, 2007

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It is supposed to move freely but ofcourse not bang. what brand is your washer so i can give you a solution to the banging problem

Posted on Nov 25, 2007

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