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Washer model number MAYTAG LAT9406AAE walks across floor all the time, tried leveling many times and it is never overloaded what should i do

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did you remove the shipping bolts before you starting using it consult your owners manual under installation for location and removal procedures all washers have them to stabilize them during shipping

Posted on Jan 02, 2008

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have you removed the transit bolts and any packing. this is the most probable cause

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SOURCE: Maytag front loader MAH-3 vibrates. Level & on concrete floor.

THERE ARE SHOCK ABSORBERS IN THIS UNIT,SOUNDS LIKE ONE OF THEM IS BROKEN.HOPE THIS HELPS

Posted on Nov 16, 2008

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SOURCE: Front load washer shakes violently during spin cycle

On something like this you will need to remove the washer wrap to inspect the suspension springs & base assembly. Please see the link provided for accessing the inside of the washer. Be sure the shipping pins have been removed. The tub should float freely.

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SOURCE: Vibration during spin cycle - "walking" across floor

Front loaders are prone to vibration problems. Don't want to go into the technical details of why, but it's important that they're placed on very solid surface (preferably concrete), and checked that their feet have been adjusted so that the machine is level. Unfortunately, most people don't have a concrete pad for their washer. The next option to consider is to provide dampening of the vibrations. This can be done very simply as this one fellow demonstrates. The main thing to keep in mind with this solution is that it is merely trying to dampen the vibrations. Don't be too forceful in your own solution (think lightly touching the top of a vibrating tuning fork with your finger to stop the tone).

Posted on Sep 18, 2009

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Maytag washing machine walks across floor during spin cycle


Did you set the back feet before leveling? On most units to set and lock the back feet you need to pull the top towards you so that the back is raised off the floor, then set it down again, this will release the feet and lock then down. The you level the two front feet. After this is done you must make sure your load is balanced. Distribute the items as evenly as you can in the tub. Once it gets to the spin cycle if its walking or shaking a lot, stop it and redistribute the items more evenly in the tub. Also try not to overload the unit or combining many heavy items with few light ones. If this is a new machine, did you remove the shipping locks from the back before using it? They have plastic strips attached to them, make sure they have all been removed, as well as any shipping bolts.

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My washer walks across floor in spin cycle, machine is level


what make is the washer is it a Maytag Neptune or a Samsung Neptune and does it looks like this pic below




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I have a Maytag Model # LA806-02, which dances across the flor when in the spin mode. Tighting the three centering spring has helped very little.


If your Maytag is dancing across the floor the most common problem is the leveling. If one or more of the feet are not level it ill wobble and walk around the floor. When you level the machine on the top both directions make sure the set nut is tightened so you will not have to retighten it again later.

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Does the maytag neptune front load washer have an internal balancing component? I have leveled the washer and it still walks across the floor.


Sorry to read about your problem, I hope this helps you out.

yes their are shock arms and springs, that may have become defective.

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Model MAH9700 - Washer travels across floor in the spin cycle


I suppose that the repairmen would know than I would, but I do know that any washing machine that is not level will walk and vibrate and really shutter on the spin cycle. I would try to level (using a level on the top part of the machine that is flat, if there is such a portion) the machine so that all four feet (pads) are secure with their locking nuts up against the body so that they can't turn and cause the machine to go out of level.
Sorry I can't be of more help.

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WHEN IT SPINS IT WILL WALK ACROSS THE FLOOR


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Washer walks across floor no matter what problem.


FIRST OF ALL SCREW THE FRONT LEGS ALL THE WAY DOWN THEN TILT THE MACHINE UP FROM THE BACK MEANING THE BACK SIDE UP SET DOWN FIRMLY THIS WILL AUTOMATICLY SELF LEVEL THE BACK LEGS THEN UNSCREW THE FRONT LEGS TO MAKE LEVEL WITH YOUR FLOOR THIS SCHOULD FIX YOUR PROBLEM THANKS GLAD TO BE OF SERVICE

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Maytag front loader MAH-3 vibrates. Level & on concrete floor.


THERE ARE SHOCK ABSORBERS IN THIS UNIT,SOUNDS LIKE ONE OF THEM IS BROKEN.HOPE THIS HELPS

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Neptune washer walking across the floor


Need to know how old your machine is and if it is on a pedestal. What type of floor is the machine sitting on ?

Jan 25, 2008 | Maytag Neptune MAH6700A Front Load Washer

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Washer walking across the floor in spin cylce


This machine uses an auto-adjust for the back portion and they tend to get stuck. Since it sits on a common chassis, insert two standard legs in the back. There are threaded holes that the legs go in. Rebalance the machine. Your problem should stop.

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