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why does the washing machine become unbalanced and move and

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why does the washing machine become unbalanced and move and shake violently?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 2 years ago.
Hello I'm Larry and will be helping you so please stay on line with me until we finish, i will try not to take up to much time ,, thanks

is this a front or top load washer?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
top load
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 2 years ago.
sens me the model number and i will try to pull it up ,, thanks
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

PAV3855AAW

Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 2 years ago.
thanks ,, does it only do this in spin?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
yes
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 2 years ago.
you will need to replace the snubber, stator and brake, the parts are cheap but you will have to get a service tech to do this for you because of the special tool needed to do this
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 2 years ago.
i see you have not press the accept button yet and I'm about to go off line so if you still have questions please ask now ,,, thanks
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
please provide the part numbers for these items for me to order. i will then arrange for their installation. thanks
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 2 years ago.
bake, 21002010 about $20
snubber, 21002026 about $5
stator, 35-6918 about $10

you will need to buy the spring compressor if your gonna do this yourself and it cost about $125, if not then when the spring files loose it can harm you since its under pressure ,, thanks
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
thanks for that. are they readily available here in australia and where can i buy them?
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 2 years ago.
you can get it at a local appliance parts dealer near you anywhere
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
thanks i will try and get these parts once the shops re-open. happy new year
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 2 years ago.
Glad i could help you with your problem so please press the accept button before you leave ,, thanks
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