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Water pumping out of draw and trickiling out of door

Every time we do any cycle from 40c to 60c water squirts out of the conditioner draw. And a little from the loading door itself. Had this happen before and i cured it by taking off the waste pipe and cleaning out all the lime scale and gunk but this time it didn't work. Any ideas?

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  • olwyn Aug 02, 2008

    water is coming from the dispencer drawer and also from the door when machine goes to rinse and spin i tryed checking the drain hose in case of a blockage but it was all right then i removed drawer put a hose pipe to the drawer drain and flushed water through it went well but there was alot of gurgling but nothing came back out until i went and started another wash after draining the machine it went all ok until rinse and spin and out came the water again how can i stop this happening

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If it does it when it fulls. You may have something stuck in the fill hose blocking the water inlet..be sure to unplug the washer then Remove the top.. Then pull out the hose that goes to the tub. I bet you will have something in there.. most common is the inside liner to a bleach cap..let me know if this is it... krazytech

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