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Kenmore 416.82042042 machine thumps very hard when spinning; machine is level on floor. Steve sschaller1@msn.com

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Remove the botton front panel and look at both sides towards the bottom. There are mini shock absorbers. Most likely, one is broken. They are only $16.99 each at Sears.com (part # 131268200). There is also a counterweight on the left side that may be invlolved. I just opened my washer and saw the counter weight laying loose on the floor. Not sure if DIYJim can tackle this job or not............

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More like $60 with shipping from Sears

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