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Removing Shipping Bolts for Front Load Washer

How to Remove the Shipping Bolts for a Maytag Front Load Washer

It is necessary to remove all shipping material and bolts for proper operation and to avoid excessive washer noise.

Follow the below steps to remove the shipping bolts:

IMPORTANT: Do not plug the washer in until installation has been completed.

  1. Locate the transport bolts.

Front load washer with shipping bolts

  1. Loosen bolts with a 5/8" (16 mm) wrench. Slide each bolt and spacer to the center of the hole. Pull bolts and plastic spacers from the back of the washer. Discard bolts and spacers.

shipping bolts and spacers of front load washer

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