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Vibration on spin

We have Bosch HJA 8552 (fitted kichen reference). When it spins it sounds like it will shake to pieces, Have checked feet, taken top and back off but nothing obvious, Thought spring or 'dampeners' may have gone soft but cannot tell. Just over 2 y.o.

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When my washer did that, I found that the shocks that hold the tub were bad...

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