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Vibrating across the floor

I have a brand new machine no operating instructions, put in my first load and the machine has vibrated and bounced across the kitchen !!!
Should I have taken something out of the inside of the machine before commencing operation

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You have not removed the transit bolts!!!! do not use machine till you have done so as you can cause a lot of damage and it will not be covered under guarantee

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