You will need
- - plywood;
- - liquid nails;
- - dowels.
First, check the surface on which you installed your washer. If the floor is uneven - whether it is at least tile, even concrete - in any case, the appliance will not rise as expected. This means that at the slightest vibration the machine will jump and move. If this is your case, then make sure to align the floor. And then the actual washing device to adjust will not have to.
If you have a smooth floor, look at how he stood up the legs of the washing machine. To do this gently and without much enthusiasm, try a little to sway the car back and forth. You can try to monoklonale it from side to side. This will help you to understand what legs need adjusting.
Now proceed directly to adjustment. To do this, the legs, which is necessary, slightly loosen the washer and turn the leg clockwise or counterclockwise. This will be its adjustment. To understand, exactly you have now are the legs, use the water level. If you made the correct adjustment, the bubble should be exactly in the center. To measure center place on top of the washing machine. If everything is in order, tighten the washer; if not - repeat scroll again, carefully choosing his desired position.
For alignment and adjustment of certain types of washing machines you may need an additional device. Take a sheet of plywood and cut it from the billet to create a small platform. Then gather it and attach to the floor using dowels, you can "put" it on the liquid nails. But it should be done in the area of the mounting locations of all existing structures.
There is also a popular method of how to adjust the washing machine's level. Clean the floor under the appliance is very sweet water and immediately put in a place a unit. He should firmly stick to the surface. Method, of course, somewhat questionable. But those who have tried to do so, I assure you that it works.
Advice 2 : How do you set the level of the washing machine
A very important factor in proper installation of the washing machine is to install it exactly level. When properly installed the machine will be stable and therefore will not vibrate and make noise.
You will need
- - washing machine
Ideally, the floor under the washing machine must be concrete. On the wooden floor, the machine will strongly vibrate during the spin cycle and will quickly fail. If you have wooden floors, concrete floors, remove Board and fill a place under a washing machine with concrete to floor level.
Washing machine is equipped with four adjustable legs which are a screw connection with a support made of rubber or plastic. Twisting the prop clockwise, you reduce the height of the feet counterclockwise to lengthen it. It is not necessary to turn out the legs from the entire length, or adjust their level. Then the volume of the noise will be reduced, and the period of operation of the machine will increase.
You have perfectly aligned the floor under a washing machine? Remarkably, this is a much easier installation of the machine. Just tighten all legs as short as possible and put the car on a level floor.
Paul is not perfect? Use a level. Put it on the washing machine diagonally, so you'll understand how to adjust the leg. After leveling, place the level along the other diagonal. Twisting the legs, you will ensure smooth and stable position of your car.
Washing machine – thing is heavy. Call assistant, as it will keep the car at an angle, you will adjust the height of the legs. Work alone only when the area is large and there is free access to the machine from all sides.
Washing machine must stand firmly on all legs. A common mistake when installing by means of level – it shows the correct level even if the floor affect only three legs out of four.
It is prohibited to touch the washing machine with walls and furniture. Do not use to compensate for irregularities in the various stands. If you have no level, take a deep plate, pour water into it and put it on the car. Adjust leg length so that the distance from water surface to edge of dish on all sides was the same.