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Maytag npetune washer leaks at the pump outlet and drain hose. I see the leak even when the pour some water in the washer

My maytag neptune MAH5500BWW leaks at the pump discharge and the hose connection. I pulled the hose out and inspected could not find anything wrong. Put it back with some teflon tape on the barbed section of the pump discharge and still leaks. I just poured some water in the washer to test and leaks out all of it . Not sure what is wrong , cant find anything wrong with the hose and can't see any cracks on the pump - please help

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Is it the tub to pump or pump to drain section?

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SOURCE: maytag neptune mah5500bww leaking water

Here is the solution I found that worked for me, there is a small drain hole at the bottom of the boot that is connected to a drain hose. Remove the hose and clean out to make sure that it has not become plagged. replace hose and reattach boot. Mine stoped leaking imediately.

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well you can try filling the outer tub separately.with what you mentioned, the problem is certainly not with the drain hose or the pump. fill the tub separately with some water and if the leak is seen then the problem is certainly with the outer tub corrosion or crack on it.

Posted on Dec 13, 2008

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defective pump...onthejob

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TO ELLIESHIRK, I SEE YOU POSTED YOUR PROBLEM ON MAR. 19, 2009. I HAVE A MATAG NEPTUNE FRONT LOADER WASH MACHINE MODEL #MAH55FLBWW. I AM HAVING THE SAME PROBLEM WITH MY MACHINE LEAKING WATER OUT THE FRONT DOOR. MY WASH MACHINE SEAL LOOKS FINE. IF YOU HAVE FOUND A SOLUTION TO YOUR WASH MACHINE LEAK PROBLEM, PLEASE LET ME KNOW, OK. YOU MAY EMAIL ME AT: CJA931@FRONTIERNET.NET , MY WASH MACINE IS NOT VERY OLD EITHER 4-5 YEARS IM GUESSING, IT WAS LEFT WITH THE HOUSE I PURCHASED. THANK-YOU FOR YOUR HELP AND TIME. CONNIE

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SOURCE: maytag washer leaking between cycles or if stopped during fill

lift the top up on the washer and see if the fill hose is crack or broke,hose on right side

Posted on Jun 20, 2009

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