What happens if you move front load washer without shipping bolts?
Moving a washing machine without transit bolts will run the serious risk of damaging your machine, so we strongly advise against it. Washing machine transit bolts are a vital piece of equipment required to move your washing machine securely. A washing machine is a complex piece of equipment with many moving parts.
Do you need shipping bolts for washer?
Will washer work with shipping bolts?
You need to remove the shipping bolts. If the four shipping bolts of your machine are still attached to the back of the washer, they will cause a loud noise and vibration during the operation of the machine; which can lead to a permanent damage of the washer.