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Old 04-18-2013, 09:36 AM
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I have a leak coming from underneath the unit. All connections and the drain are dry as a bone but a puddle forms under the washer when it is being used. Help! Thanks


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Old 04-19-2013, 06:04 PM
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On this model that is probably a problem in the hose leading to the pump, although it could be the pump or the discharge hose. Take off the lower service panel and operate the machine and see if you can determine the source.
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Old 04-19-2013, 06:25 PM
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On this model that is probably a problem in the hose leading to the pump, although it could be the pump or the discharge hose. Take off the lower service panel and operate the machine and see if you can determine the source.
Thanks. I did what you suggested and saw a drip coming from the front center of the machine. Turns out that the boot seal had a small pin hole. Just ordered the part. Thanks again for the response.
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It started again ! I pulled the front lower panel off and rechecked the boot seal. All seems to be fine there. I ran the washer and watched for a whole cycle. The leak only happens when the washer is on the spinning cycle and spinning at the fastest speed. It doesn't leak at any other time. I can't see where the water is actually coming from other than it is coming from somewhere on the left side ( when looking at the machine) and gathering at the bottom. Thanks.
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Sounds like another boot seal problem. Check to see if you have something protruding that is causing the problem, or if there is something in your regular laundry that is doing this.
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I have a similar problem, leaks only during high speed spin. I replaced bellows and still same leak. Any suggestions?
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When I took the front off the bottom of the concrete counter balance was wet. Water was dripping, but again only while the spin was going. I removed the counter balance and it only seemed wet right above the center bolt that holds it on. I reassembled the machine and ran the same load again a medium spin speed and it dripped but not as much. Just ran the same load a third time but at slow spin. Still dripped but again much less than prior two loads.
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