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The washer was on the spin and rinse cyle and all of a sudden made a terrible noise and as it was stopping made a scrapping sound. The tub was off center and the agitator appears to be freely moving more than usual. Is this a belt, or cam, dogs etc.

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• Shipping bolts and foam blocks have not been removed during installation. See INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS for removing shipping bolts and foam blocks.
• Wash load unevenly distributed in drum. Stop washer and rearrange wash load.


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