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WATER LEAK WHEN WASHING MACHINE GOES TO SPIN WATER POURS OUT OF DETERGENT DRAWER

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  • hawki99 Nov 19, 2008

    Many thanks for the email, will give it a try

  • bscott359 Feb 02, 2009

    i also have a front loading energy star model WCXH208A1WW and after three years of regular use, water now FLOWS from the detergent tray approximately halfway through a regular cycle. GM denied any recall or problem.



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Probably slow to drain due to blockage or restriction, it is going into spin with more water in the drum than there should be.and the water is being thrown out due to centifrugal force.
If it has a filter, then check it and clean if required.

Posted on Nov 18, 2008

  • Barry Coates
    Barry Coates Nov 19, 2008

    If after cleaning filter it does the same thing, then possibly too much water is going into washer.

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