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Hello, I have a Bosch Nexxt 300 Washer. It vibrates uncontrollably.

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Hello,
I have a Bosch Nexxt 300 Washer. It vibrates uncontrollably. The machine will vibrate so much it moves across the laundry room. How can this problem be resolved?
Thank you,
Kevin
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bob L Your Appl Pal replied 1 year ago.
Hello..It is my Pleasure To Be Working With You Today...Hi Kevin..Has the washer just started doing this..?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.


The washing machine has occasionally vibrated since purchase (2007). Typically it would just vibrate a fair amount and make quite a bit of noise. We moved in October '12 and since that time the washer has been considerably worse about vibrations.

Expert:  Bob L Your Appl Pal replied 1 year ago.
Thanks For that information Kevin..When you moved ..Did you install the shipping bolts in the washer..?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Yes and when I took them out at the new house one of them was bent.

Expert:  Bob L Your Appl Pal replied 1 year ago.
Oh Ok...Thats not good if it was bent..From what you are explaining,..More than likely you either have a broken shock..Or the rear drum bearing is going out..Which is a expensive repair..First remove the back cover..If you cannot get at it from the back..Then you will need to remove the top cover..(3 screws at the back top) Slide the cover back ad off...Once the top is removed ..Then you will need to remove the front panel..Take a flashlight..Check the condition of the shocks...Allot of times you will find a broken shock due to the worn bearing..Replacing the shock will not help until the bearing is repaired..Like i said,,It is a major job.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for the information. Assuming the bearing and shock need to be replaced...What type of cost would you estimate is associate with this type of repair?

Expert:  Bob L Your Appl Pal replied 1 year ago.
The cost would be in the $500.00 range..Most often not worth the repair compared to new unfortunately...Also Please remember to rate my answer to you before leaving today at "OK" or better so that i may be credited through the system for my time helping you today..Thanks Bob
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Expert:  Bob L Your Appl Pal replied 1 year ago.
Kevin Just checking back with you today to see how you have come along with the information that i have passed on to you for a solution to your repair...If you do have any further questions i will be standing by..If not please remember to rate my answer to you at "OK" or greater so that i may be credited for my time through the system ..Thank You Bob

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