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During the spin cycle the drum becomes unbalanced and thumps.

The entire machine moves because of the unbalanced drum thumping the insides of the machine

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I assume that your saying this happens all the time and not just because you have too many clothes on one side of your washer. First make sure your washing machine is level and there is no problem with the feet. If that checks out take the cabinet off the washer and check the tub hold down springs/straps and make sure they are still attached....they can come loose or break. Hope this helps!

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