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My A710 Laundry Washing Machine leaks water during the cycle. I think it is during the spin cycle. Also how do you get at it. I assme that the top lid raises up but how. Is there a release for the top or is it because it hasn't been open since it was new?

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A washer that leaks only during the spin cycle often has a leak in the main drain hose. Inspect the entire hose and correct any problem you find. Alternatively, the steel or plastic outer tubs can rust, split, or be punctured. This may be most visible during large loads and high water levels. If this happens, you may have to replace the entire outer tub--but that may not be an economical repair to make.


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Leaking water usually comes from hoses or connections. Be sure that water appearing to be a leak isn’t drain water from a backed-up standpipe.

Check the fittings where the hoses connect to the faucets and to the back of the washing machine. Also look for worn or leaky hoses. Tighten couplings or hose clamps.

The machine may also have a faulty basket gasket or tub seal and bearing that may need to be replaced


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Leaking water usually comes from hoses or connections. Be sure that water appearing to be a leak isn’t drain water from a backed-up standpipe. Note: To prevent serious flood damage, which can occur if washing machine supply hoses burst, be sure to install “no-burst” stainless-steel mesh hoses and lever-type shutoff valves, as show in the illustration. With these, you can easily turn off the levers for both hot and cold water between wash days.
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1) Check the fittings where the hoses connect to the faucets and to the back of the washing machine. Also look for worn or leaky hoses. Tighten couplings or hose clamps if necessary, or replace hoses altogether (be sure to turn the water off before removing hoses, and drain them into a bucket after disconnecting them).

My A710 Laundry Washing Machine - washer_er.gif2) Determine whether the machine is oversudsing during wash loads, which can cause the machine to overflow. Reduce suds by pouring 1/2 cup of white vinegar in 1 quart water into the washer. Then switch to less detergent or a low-sudsing variety.

3) The machine may have a faulty basket gasket or tub seal and bearing that must be replaced; in this case, call an appliance repairperson

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