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Wm0532hw machine shakes in spin cycle and level is good

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Check the machines damper or shock absorbers for condition.
Replace all if one is faulty.

Posted on Mar 10, 2016

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SOURCE: HAVE A LG TROMM FRONT LOADING WASHING MACHINE THAT SHAKES WHEN SI

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 or tile), 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. One simple option to consider is to provide dampening of the vibrations. This can be done very simply as shown here. 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 Nov 08, 2009

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SOURCE: Bad vibrations/shaking with LG washing machine WM2032HW

What's the exact model of your washing machine? I'll need this to get you exact part numbers.
If you're looking for a quick and cheap fix that works. Try installing a rubber anti-vibration pad under the washer. I've had the best luck with a pad called Silent Feet. They are pretty hard to find in stores but Amazon.com carries the full line of Silent Feet anti-vibration pads. They will provide you with the best results short of replacing the full shock isolation assembly in the washer. And they cost a lot less.

Posted on Apr 04, 2010

SOURCE: LG WD-8074FHB frontloader washingmachine, vibration during spinning

Toni - try WashPucks !!! We offer rubber and cork pads that go under the legs of your washer and reduce the noise and vibration. We want to make doing the laundry fun again. Learn more about our products at www.washpucks.com.

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Make sure that the small plastic feet on the bottom of the machine are all adjusted correctly so that there is no movement on the machine when rocked from side to side when empty.
Adjust by screwing in or out to get the exact level required.

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Unit probably has bad main shaft and bearings. Worn bearings will cause excessive shaking on spin cycle. The shaft, bearings and seal will have to be replaced. Also if you grab the tub by the top and shake it up and down, it will have a little play in it. That will confirm bad tub shaft bearings. It's a pretty big job for a DIY.

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have you tightened the jamb nuts on the legs after leveling the machine so they can't move from where you set them initially when you leveled the unit?

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Place a load in the machine use a good level to get machine perfectly level. Now put machine on spin and check the feet. Find the one that is not solid and slowly adjust it until it stops shaking. PS place level on flat top surface and level side to side and front to back.

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check to see if the floor is solid and not soft, thin or flexible. are the leveling legs tight? make sure the locking nut is tight and that the leg does not wobble.

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the tension springs on the tub mite have came loose during moving

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The problem could an improper leveling of the machine.Also could be bad drum bearings or even damaged ones because of the previous heavy spins.

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2 possible causes 1 cleanout filter and check water is pumping out properly before spinning

2 check the suspension legs at the base of the tub for wear or damage.

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