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HELP!! Leaks!! Leaks!!!

My top loader has developed a leak coming from the bottom of the washer. All the connections and drain hoses are ok. The leak is coming from somewhere else during the wash cycle. HELP!

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  • Jim E Sep 04, 2007

    It is an Amana not a Frigidaire! Sorry for the confusion!

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The inner tub and outer tub has a seal under the agitator. this must be replaced. use a spanner or a large channel lock plier to remove the nut. seal is underneath it.

Posted on Sep 07, 2007

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SOURCE: Amana LWA50AW Washer Leaks!

Same problem here. It's coming from Shaft. Any instructions???

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Washer is leaking from under machine checked all hoses and drain connections and there were no leaks in them.


Is this a FRONT LOADER? Or, a TOP LOADER?

The following link explains how to access and inspect the interior of a FRONT LOADER and what common sources of leaks to look for:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3576656-washer_leak__front_loader

The most common source of front loader leaks comes from the door bellow (gray rubber seal). A routine inspection around the perimeter of the door for rips or tears will tell if the bellow needs replaced. If the bellow requires replacement, the following link explains how:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3574186-installing_a_door_bellow_on_a_front_load


If this is a TOP LOADER, the following link explains how to access and inspect the interior for common sources of leaks:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3576648-washer_leak__top_loader

The most common source of leaking on a TOP LOADER is the drain pump. These pumps are not serviceable and if found to be leaking, need to be replaced. The following link explains how:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3794382-replacing_water_pump_whirlpool_top


Whatever style washer you have, make sure you read through the links provided and follow the steps on how to properly access your washer interior so you can get an accurate view. Make sure you check all tub seals, dispenser hoses and drain hoses as well.

Replacement parts (if required) can be purchased from any of the following websites:

searspartsdirect.com
pcappliancerepair.com
appliancepartspros.com
repairclinic.com

Prices vary between sites, so shop and compare. the first three sites listed also have helpful exploded view parts illustrations to assist you with locating and properly identifying the parts you may need.

If you have questions, please post back with your MODEL NUMBER and let me know. I hope this helps you.

Jun 08, 2010 | Washing Machines

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Kenmore, model 110 26422500, type 111 Leaks when spin


The back panel does NOT come off on this model washer. In order to accurately determine the source of a leak on a Whirlpool manufactured TOP LOADER, you need to remove the exterior washer cabinet. This is procedure is much simpler than it sounds. The following link explains how:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3576648-washer_leak__top_loader

In the majority of cases, leaks on top loaders are caused by a leaking drain pump, or drain hoses. Instructions are included to replace the pump if it found to be leaking.

Replacement parts (if required) can be found at the following websites:

searspartsdirect.com
pcappliancerepair.com
appliancepartspros.com
repairclinic.com

The average cost varies, so shop and compare. The first three websites I listed also have helpful exploded view parts diagrams that can help you locate and properly identify the parts you need.

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

Mar 29, 2010 | Washing Machines

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Kenmore top load washer leak out the bottom


In order to accurately determine where the source of the leak is coming from, you need to remove the exterior case on Kenmore top loaders. The following link explains how to access the washer interior components and how to inspect for leaks:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3576648-washer_leak__top_loader

In the majority of the cases, the source of leaks on a top loader comes from the drain pump or drain hoses. There is a follow-on link inlcuded that explains how to replace the pump if it is damaged. These pumps are not servicebale and must be replaced if leaking.

Replacement parts (if required) can be ordered from any of the following websites:

searspartsdirect.com
appliancepartspros.com
pcappliancerepair.com
repairclinic.com

All these sites are reputable and offer great service with competitive pricing. The first three sites I listed also inlcude helpful exploded view parts diagrams to assist you in locating and properly identifying the parts you need.

If you have any questions, please post back with your complete MODEL NUMBER and let me know. I hope this helps you.

Mar 27, 2010 | Kenmore 24032\24036 Top Load Washer

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MY MACHINE IS LEAKING???? THER WAS SOME REALLY BAD SHAKING AND EVER SINCE IT HAS HAD A WORSENING LEAK


check your hoses see if 1 came loose, also check your pump seal where it attaches to the motor , this is if you have a top loader

Feb 12, 2010 | Washing Machines

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Kenmore70 series washer 110.26752502 leaks water while filling


If you have a leak on a TOP LOADER, the most common cause is a worn drain pump, leaking drain hoses or the hose to the air dome has come loose. You will need to remove the exterior case of the washer to be sure. DO NOT lay the washer on its back. The gearcase contains oil and it may leak through the breather hole.

The following link explains how to inspect a TOP LOADER for leaks:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3576648-washer_leak__top_loader

If the drain pump is leaking, it is not serviceable and must be replaced, the following link explains how to replace one:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3794382-replacing_water_pump_whirlpool_top

Replacement parts (if required) may be purchased on line at any of the following websites:

searspartsdirect.com
pcappliancerepair.com
appliancepartspros.com
repairclinic.com

Prices vary between sites, so shop and compare.

Read through the instructions provided and let me know if you need further assistance. The choice is yours if you wish to pursue this repair on your own. In my opinion, you don't need a "certified repairman" to find the source of a leak in most cases. Many of these repairs are simple with a little guidance. I hope this help you.

Feb 11, 2010 | Kenmore 22422 Top Load Washer

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Water is coming out of the bottom during the rinse cycle Do I need certified repairman or could I fix it?


Is this a FRONT LOADER? Or, is this a TOP LOADER?

If this is a FRONT LOADER, the following link explains what you have to do to determine the source of a leak:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3576656-washer_leak__front_loader


In most cases on a FRONT LOADER, leaks are caused by the rubber door bellow developing small rips or tears due to age and wear. If the bellow is leaking, it must be replaced. The following link explains the steps necessary to do so:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3574186-installing_a_door_bellow_on_a_front_load


If you have a leak on a TOP LOADER, the most common cause is a worn drain pump, leaking drain hoses or the hose to the air dome has come loose. You will need to remove the exterior case of the washer to be sure. DO NOT lay the washer on its back. The gearcase contains oil and it may leak through the breather hole.

The following link explains how to inspect a TOP LOADER for leaks:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3576648-washer_leak__top_loader

If the drain pump is leaking, it is not serviceable and must be replaced, the following link explains how to replace one:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3794382-replacing_water_pump_whirlpool_top

Replacement parts (if required) may be purchased on line at any of the following websites:

searspartsdirect.com
pcappliancerepair.com
appliancepartspros.com
repairclinic.com

Prices vary between sites, so shop and compare.

Read through the instructions provided and let me know if you need further assistance. The choice is yours if you wish to pursue this repair on your own. In my opinion, you don't need a "certified repairman" to find the source of a leak in most cases. Many of these repairs are simple with a little guidance. Please post back with a complete MODEL NUMBER so that I may be able to povide you with better assistance. I hope this help you.

Feb 11, 2010 | Frigidaire Washing Machines

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Washer is leaking under front right corner at the end of rinse cycle--occurs following all wash cycles--does not do it on ''rinse only'' cycle.


Is this a FRONT LOADER? Or, is this a TOP LOADER?

If this is a FRONT LOADER, the following link explains what you have to do to determine the source of a leak:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3576656-washer_leak__front_loader


In most cases on a FRONT LOADER, leaks are caused by the rubber door bellow developing small rips or tears due to age and wear. If the bellow is leaking, it must be replaced. The following lik explains the steps necessary to do so:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3574186-installing_a_door_bellow_on_a_front_load


If you have a leak on a TOP LOADER, the most common cause is a worn drain pump, leaking drain hoses or the hose to the air dome has come loose. You will need to remove the exterior case of the washer to be sure. DO NOT lay the washer on its back. The gearcase contains oil and it may leak through the breather hole.

The following link explains how to inspect a TOP LOADER for leaks:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3576648-washer_leak__top_loader

If the drain pump is leaking, it is not serviceable and must be replaced, the following link explains how to replace one:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3794382-replacing_water_pump_whirlpool_top

Replacement parts (if required) may be purchased on line at any of the following websites:

searspartsdirect.com
pcappliancerepair.com
appliancepartspros.com
repairclinic.com

Prices vary between sites, so shop and compare.

Read through the instructions provided and let me know if you need further assistance. Please post back with a complete MODEL NUMBER so that I may be able to povide you with better assistance. I hope this help you.

Feb 04, 2010 | Whirlpool Washing Machines

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I have front loader MFW9700 Maytag washer. Water


Check the door seal for tears and the drain boot from tub to drain boot for anything that might have put a hole in like a piece of metal from an under wire bra which front loads will spin so fast that the wires come out of the bras.

Feb 01, 2010 | Maytag EPIC MFW9700S Front Load Washer

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Amana LWA50AW Washer Leaks!


you need to get the front off... grap a light and get down and look inside to find out whats leaking... with out looking its just guessing check all water hose connections, water pump, and main seal where transmission goes thu drum

Sep 05, 2007 | Amana LWA40A

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