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Author Topic: Kenmore frontloader 417.42142100 shaking when in spin cycle  (Read 6657 times)

Offline candoan

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Kenmore frontloader 417.42142100 shaking when in spin cycle
« on: January 26, 2008, 12:37:55 PM »

It's a stacked drier and washer machine. When it spin it makes a lot of noise like touching the housing of washer. Please help me out.
Thanks :(

Model 417.42142100

Offline apptech

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Re: Kenmore frontloader 417.42142100 shaking when in spin cycle
« Reply #1 on: January 27, 2008, 05:53:27 PM »
Hi,

Make sure the washer is sitting on a solid floor and its level.
What kind of floor is it sitting on?
How old is the washer?


Offline whirlpooltech

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Re: Kenmore frontloader 417.42142100 shaking when in spin cycle
« Reply #2 on: January 27, 2008, 08:44:23 PM »
Hi,

You could have the same problem this guy had.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UwpKP_9_fAA
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Offline candoan

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Re: Kenmore frontloader 417.42142100 shaking when in spin cycle
« Reply #3 on: January 28, 2008, 06:04:40 AM »
It's a 4 year old washer and it stands on solid floor, a marble tile one,
Thanks for reply.


Hi,

Make sure the washer is sitting on a solid floor and its level.
What kind of floor is it sitting on?
How old is the washer?