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Model 110.475 discharge hose leaking

Movers must of crimped the hose it seams to be spirting water right were it comes out the back of washer. I cant find any information on replacing this hose.

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

jsrock516
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SOURCE: washer leaking water from underneath

Your leak could be coming from the rubber door seal. Inspect all the way around the rubber seal paying particular attention to the areas behind the rubber seal where it meets the wash tub. They wear with age and can develop small holes. When they start leaking it appears like water coming from under the machine. I hopes this helps.

Posted on May 12, 2007

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SOURCE: Kenmore Washer Top Load Series 60 won't drain

The water pump is a belt-driven device actuated by a clutch. Your problem could be:

1. Stuck pulley - break it loose and WD-40 it
2. Broken belt - replace
3. Bad clutch - call repair or replace

There is almost nothing that can go wrong in the pump itself. It's probably one of these three.

Posted on Dec 16, 2008

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SOURCE: Kenmore HE3T washer leaking water

The rubber seal is called the "bellow". Replacements can be ordered on line at searspartsdirect.com, appliancepartspros.com, or repairclinic.com. All three sites offer great service, so shop around for the best prices.

For instructions on how to replace the bellow yourself, follow this link:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r385210-replacing_door_bellow_kenmore_elite

This is not a difficult repair, but it can be a bit intimidating to a beginner. If you have questions along the way, or require additional assistance, please let me know before you rate the solution. I hope this helps you.

Posted on Jan 31, 2009

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SOURCE: washer leaks water in the back of the washer but i

I have a Kenmore front loading washer HE2 Plus.
Started leaking only 6 months old from the back over the spin motor.
I found a bolt had come out of the motor bracket causing the motor to crack a small hole in the plastic outer drum. I've been down for about a month waiting on the part and service. This is under warranty and we cant get any help any sooner from sears, not even a loaner.
Will not purchase Kenmore products again, 2nd front loader from Kenmore, 2nd problems.

Posted on Nov 15, 2009

jsrock516
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SOURCE: Kenmore elite He3 leaking water into tub

Outstanding diagnosis. You are correct to assume a water inlet problem and, "yes", this can be a common problem. If you live in area that has hard water, or if you use well water, sediment, rust and calcified deposits can clog the small diaphragms inside the valve causing them not to close properly and leak by. You can attempt to clean the valve by removing it and submerging it in a 50/50 solution of distilled vinegar and hot water for about 30 minutes, Sometimes this can dissolve any clogs and restore the valve to full operate. However, if this does not work, you will need to replace the valve.

The following link explains the steps required to replace the valve if you need directions:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3753262-front_load_washer_fills_when_not_in_use

I have included web resources to search for replacement parts.


If you have any questions about this repair, please post back and let me know. I hope this helps you.

Posted on May 30, 2010

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The black hose that drains the water out has come off and draining water straight out as it fills. I cannot for the life of me figure out where it connects to. Any help would be great!


The black discharge hose (the J shaped one) is connected to the output side of the discharge pump inside the washer. It's likely the hose has come off.
  • first, unplug the washer.
  • Shut off the hot and cold water faucets to the washer.
  • Pull the washer away so you have access to the back.
  • Remove screws holding the back panel in place.
  • Remove panel.
  • Examine the hose where it attaches to the pump. Look for cracks, holes or broken ends.
  • Examine the clamp attaching the hose. Is it broken or worn?
  • Replace any of the above hoses and/or clamps if faulty with hardware comparable with your model. Re-assemble in reverse sequence of dis-assembly.
  • Attach hot/cold water lines.
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  • Plug washer in and start cycle. Examine for leaks.

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Leaks are probably going to come from one of 4 places:
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Okay...my experience with this model front loader leads to the following possible problems:

CAUTION: UNPLUG the washer if you plan to service the interior. It is dangerous to have your hands inside the unit with moving parts and energized. Plug the washer back in and stand back if you plan on doing any operation checks.

1. Door bellow ripped or torn (this is the gray rubber boot around the door - open the door and inspect along the entire door boot. Including the areas behind the rubber fold where the rubber meets the wash tub. It is common for them wear out and tear. NOTE: Make sure the fill hose on the left-hand side of the door boot is fully snug in place. Sometimes it will come loose and leak BEHIND the door boot.

2. Drain pump or hoses leaking - You will need to remove the lower panel under the door to see inside the washer. Remove the three torx type screws under the front lip at the bottom of the panel. For easier access, place a small block of wood under each front foot. The washer is heavy so you may need assistance to lift the front slightly. CAUTION: Do not lift on the door, push on the door panel or control panel. If the panel sticks, slightly tap on the sides and it will drop down and come off. The pump is located in the front under the wash tub. Make sure the clean out trap is snug and all your hoses are tight and not torn. Check the drain hose that leads out of the back of the washer from the drain pump to ensure it is not cracked.

3. Air Dome hose has come loose from the tub - This will be a small rubber hose connected to a plastic piece (called an air dome) on the right-hand side of the wash tub as you are looking in from where you removed the bottom panel. It should be located behind the drain pump and mounted physically to the wash tub. The other end of this hose runs to the pressure switch, which turns the water flow off when the washer tub fills to the approriate level. If this hose comes off, the washer will start to leak on the FILL cycle and will not shut off. I don't think this is what you are talking about, but it is still worth a look since you have the panel opened.

4. Tub seal leaking or tub cracked - These would be the most undesirable of all possible problems because it would require the removal of the entire wash tub in order to correct. Inspect the wash tub seam and make sure there's no water coming from around the tub.

I hope this gives you a few possible items to work with. Inpsect the washer interior when you get the panel off and post back if you can determine where the leak is coming from.

HELPFUL HINT: Put the washer into diagnostics mode if you plan to leak test. At the control panel select DRAIN/SPIN, NO SPIN and press any key under OPTIONS 4 times (it must be the SAME key, however). "C00" will be displayed on the operator console, and you will hear the door latch engage. The washer will run through a series of tests by filling using hot and cold water, checks all your dispenser features, tumbles the drum, spins and drains. This diagnostics can be stopped at any time by pressing the PAUSE/CANCEL button twice. The drain pump will come on and drain the washer.

I hope this helps you...

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