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Kenmore HE2 Front Load Washer

The washer vibrates loudly during the spin cycle...it actually shakes.
Any ideas on how to stop this?

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  • smonahan02 Nov 30, 2008

    I just bought a brand new front loader kenmore washing machine to replace our old very loud and shakey top loader. I turned it on for the 1st time today and it is louder and shakes more than the old one. It is level but on a wooden platform, is that the problem. HELP ME PLEASE!!

  • mtabor Dec 13, 2008

    I have a terrible vibration inmy washer, It has been leveled, sits on solid floor but goes through an area wher eit bounces all over. Help????

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Hi, You also stated your old washer vibrated also. I had the same experience as you and found that the floor my washer was on was too old causing the floor to actually spring the washer up and down. Almost like being on a trampoline. I added a piece of 3/4 inch pressure treated plywood under the washer and after re-leveling the washer the vibration was gone. Good Luck.

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Is it level ? i had to level mine then i had a nut that come off had to put that back on on i am all set

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