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Washer was jumping and dancing when it got to spin cycle

We just got a brand new washer and it is a front upload red washer...This is Brand new....someone said to lift the washer and see if a locking device was underneath is that true?

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Make sure the 4 silver shipping bolts have been removed from the back of the unit.

Properly level the machine by doing a full load of clothes, and leveling the machine while it is in a full spin.

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The only thing to check is to see that some struts behind is taken off. This is inserted to prevent the drum from banging around during transit; refer to your manual. Important.

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