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Leaking from the back

So I have tried to pin point the problem and this is what I have come up with.

If you are standing behind the washer the leak is coming from the top right hand side. I see a bellow leading from the dispenser (I believe) and to the drum and off to the left of that is a hose leading to the drain hose assembly and drum. I think one of those is leaking because when I had back off of the washer and I ran it that is were the water came from and that is were it is most wet. I have disassembled the control panel so I can see this from the top but when I ran the washer twice after I thought I had found the problem but it didn't leak at all.

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Although my knowledge og the LG machine is limited i can tell you I remember there being an issue with the water backing up through little sensors(mushrooms they were called because of there shape), there are 2 of them on the top; of the drum area and can be pulled right out, they merely "float" up nad down and overtime become "stuck" form the soap suds building up around them , so if you lkoacet them and pull them out, simply clean them off and sorrounding hole in which they came, you should be fine, also very important that yo uuse HE deteregent.HE detergent is specifically formulated asnot to suds up causing these problems. hope this is helpful

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