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Washing machine makes a loud banging noise during cycle and when I check it the machine has changed position (unit is turned slightly sideways) How to correct

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Hi
Does this happen every time???
If YES... then the machine is not balanced on the floor well.... the 4 stands on which the machine rests have adjustable screws... You will need to fasten or loosen the nuts that will adjust the height of the legs on which the machine rests.... all the 4 legs need to be firmly on the floor .... If one is too high then the machine rocks on its side...

If NO.. only sometimes...
You are overloading the machine with heavy clothes... distribute your wash clothes by weight...

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Posted on Feb 04, 2010

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Washing inner stainless steel drum banging noise. drum is spinning ok but inner drum is loose. it is not spinning on its axis properly, it scrapes outer drum. when stationery, drum is dipping downwards slightly, it is not secured to the back properly, how can I tighten it?

Posted on Feb 13, 2010

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I've just had this same problem and when I tipped teh machien in it;s side I found that the concrete weight that holds the drum stable suring a spin has broken away from its fixings. This meant that when the drum started spinning fast it had nothing to keep it stable when loaded. When empty it would spin perfectly ofcourse as there was nothing inside to shift the gravity of the spin.

Posted on Feb 06, 2010

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