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Hotpoint wt965 1600rpm severe vibration underload and spinning. OK empty. Drum seems very free when moved manually.

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Thanks Faggly but it was not the answer!
Resonance is affected by spring stiffness, mass and damping. In this case it was mass. The weight under the drum was loose! My neighbour (always one never to be defeated by a problem) found it by chance when he felt under the drum. Three bolts were all loose. Hopefully it is bad assembly and will not come back.
Thanks anyway

Posted on Mar 22, 2008

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Firstly try making sure that all the feet are tight to the floor, and that it is failrly even... also that it is free of any impedement to the sides of the appliance ..this should sort it .. let me know if it does please!

regards Faggly

Posted on Mar 20, 2008

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