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What is the thin grey tube next to the filter

The tube is off next to the filter at the bottom of the machine and water is coming out,where do I plug it back in please!

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REMOVE WATER THEN UNSCREW FILTER AND PULL OUT.CHECK THE O RING THEN TAKE NOTE OF CORRECT POSITION WHEN REINSTALLING IT.THERE ARE SOMETIMES GROOVES THAT THE FILTER HAS TO SLIDE INTO. MAKE SURE IT IS NOT CROSS THREADED. HOPE IT HELPS TERENCE

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check your door rubber gasket, see if water is coming out from there

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SOURCE: loads of slimey grey water in filter drawer and horrible smells

First of all, you need to confirm if the leak is from the filter or the pump.
You can replace the filter seperately to the pump.
If you replace the filter, and it still leaks, then you are going to have replace the pump.
I would suggest that that you check and clean if needed the outlet pipe where the water enters the outside waste pipe.
Make sure that you do a boil wash periodically, to ensure that the drum and other internal parts are clean.
Clean the door seal and dry after each wash, it helps to leave the door slightly open
Please leave any comments that may have as regards to my suggestions.
Thankyou.

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Not always. It can be anything from pressure switch value to mixer value not shutting off properly.

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SOURCE: There is a tube coming

no should hook back at the top and to bottom

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This a common problem for all front loaders. Your washer will not drain or work 'cause your outlet filter is clogged or an unusually heavy load. The small door is on the left side front bottom of your washer. Remove the door with a putty knife or thin butter knife inserted in the middle top of the access panel door. Drain the water from the filter housing by pulling the tube out of the clip and unplugging, allow it to run into a bucket while the machine is in spin only mode. This mode is acheived when the washer is first powered on press the spin button until no spin is reached then run. Run in this mode until no water is draining from the tube in the bucket. Keep the tube as low as possible. When water has stopped coming out of the tube turn off the washer and unplug from the wall. This step is important because this resets the fault. Expect some water to come out when you open the filter housing by turning counterclockwise until you can pull the filter from its housing. Clean out your filter, return to housing turning clockwise until seated and recap the tube and place in the holder, refit the cover and plug back into the wall. Fixed. You may also need to lighten the load a bit but I always try full on load anyways. If it fails again just lighten, unplug wait >1 minute then replug and run.

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