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Water coming out from detergent dispensor drawer

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    I have the same washing machine and this started to happen to me.   

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Is this an HE2 washer? if it is, open door gently tug at bellows top left hand corner you should see a small piece of clothing stuck between tub and dispenser inlet to the tub.

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Remove the dispenser, pour water into the opening and make sure water can get into the machine freely. Inspect the opening for soap build up.
If water goes down slowly, open the washer door and feel around the bellow for anything blocking the water inlet port into the washer (socks can sometimes get wedged up there and cause a blockage).
If it all checks out ok, make sure the machine is properly leveled and not leaning forward.
Good luck!

Posted on Mar 03, 2009

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Oh My God, that is exactly what it was!!!!! A sock, a mens sock stuck up in there, thanks so much!!!!!

Posted on Jul 22, 2009

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Thank you so much bacoo for the advice. The HE2 washer had sucked up a sock right where you said to check. Took some time getting sock out of such small area but did it. Thanks for saving us much money.

Posted on Jun 19, 2009

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