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Fav5150aw1w maytag washing machine moving all over the floor

The machine moves all over the place even when the clothes are well spread out in the tub. It did not do this until recently.

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Re: fav5150aw1w maytag washing machine moving all over...

First check the leveling legs and the feet make sure the rubber on the bottom of the leaveling legs are not worn through and there are locknuts on the legs make sure they are tight

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I leveled my machine but t jumps badly

my answer it maybe not the answer you want !

watch if the clothes have made a bundle on one side ?

a washing-machine Too full stop the spreading the clothes evenly ,,

but if a front loading ,

the four rubber feet must touch the floor evenly ,

look for the two front rubber feet are level and push hard on the top to level the back legs automatically or adjust them manually !!

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My maytag washer shake a end of rinse cycle.

After the rinse cycle, the washer rapidly spins the tub to get as much water out of the clothes as it can. It works basically the same way as a salad spinner. If the weight of the clothes in the washer is not balanced, the washer will shake and maybe even jump around during the spin cycle. This is pretty normal. If all of your jeans end up on one side, and your t-shirts on the other, the jeans will hold more water, their side of the tub will be heavier, and the washer will shake a lot during the spin cycle.
If the washer is shaking too much, open it after the rinse cycle (wait for the tub to stop before reaching in) and spread the clothes out evenly in the tub. Try to balance the weight. Then close the lid/door and let it continue spinning.

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Try tipping it up and look underneath there should be some springs that hook to the base plate and to the tub to help keep it in position . 3 shorter ones and 1 longer on the back. If they are unhooked or broken it could cause this problem. Hope this helps.

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Maytag walking

Hello. I have a few ideas for you.
1. Tilt the machine forward so the back feet are 3 to 4 inches (7.5 to 10 cm) off the ground, then set it back down. The back feet usually are self-leveling--just raising and lowering the machine like this will cause the feet to re-level themselves.
2. Place your level perpendicular to the front of the machine and check to see if the washer is level in this direction. If it is off, readjust each front foot by the same number of turns until you reach level.
3. Go to the carpet store and buy a remnamt which is the size of the washing machine lengthxwidth. Place this under the machine with the four legs all resting on the carpet.
Regards, Joe
PS please rate my answer. thank you.

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Washer shaking very bad

It's very likely your washer is out of balance. The load has shifted and is not evenly spread throughout the tub.
Stop the cycle, open the lid, move the items around so they are more evenly distributed and that should solve the problem.

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Maytag washing machine gets out of balance

Maytag uses an auto balancing mechanism, based on the rear legs. These legs should move freely. Lay the machine on its side, and try to move the rear legs. If they won't move and appear rusty, then spray penetrating oil on both legs and move them until they move freely.

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is the place you moved the washing machine level are the legs level if so you have a blocked sump

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I have the exact same washing machine with the same problem. It is a poor design and Maytag knows it. We should be entitled to a refund. This was a very expensive machine.

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Hello calmtouch,

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When in spinning cycle, the barrel begins to move all over banging the washer across the floor. I don't even know what to look for.

sounds like the coupling connecting the tub to the transmission may be loose and throwing the wash tub out of rotation causing the banging and walking washer.
Bless You

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