Asked by: Raye Brauck
asked in category: General Last Updated: 17th March, 2020

What are shipping bolts on a Samsung washing machine?

Your Samsung Front Load Washing Machine comes with shipping bolts inserted into the back of the machine to keep the tub secure during transportation. Suspension system of machine supports the wash tub while it tumbles and spins . Operating machine with locked tub (by shipping bolts) may damage internal parts.

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In respect to this, how many shipping bolts does a Samsung washer have?

What shipping bolt do I need to order for Samsung front load washer, model WF42H5200AW/A2? Answer Hello Meredith, You will need to order four DC97-14489A shipping bolts for the model provided.

Also Know, will shipping bolts damage washer? Failure to remove the shipping bolts and retainers before use may cause severe vibration and noise, which can lead to permanent damage to the washer. The second possible cause of excessive vibration is a shipping block that might be caught under the washer.

Also Know, what do the shipping bolts do in a washing machine?

A front-load washing machine uses a suspension system to support the washtub while it agitates and spins, but the system isn't designed to withstand the strain of moving. The shipping bolts keep the tub secure during a move and reduce the amount of vibration that could damage the suspension.

Where are the shipping bolts on my Samsung washer?

Your Samsung Front Load Washing Machine comes with shipping bolts inserted into the back of the machine to keep the tub secure during transportation.

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