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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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  • edwart Jan 14, 2008

    I don't know exactly, perhaps 4 years old. It performs like new otherwise. The model number is fav5150awiw.

  • edwart Jan 14, 2008

    Thank you very much. I will try and let you know.

  • robert samples May 11, 2010

    how old is the unit

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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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