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Maytag epic z out balance repair man came and said they are all that way. i leveled it and tightened the legs and it still balances around. HELP

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He's telling fibs! there not that way at all,,,,
did he look inside at the shocker springs? if one is missing becouse its broken off ,,,the washer learn's to dance about!
get him back for a proper fix and not a con job!

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