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My dryer is new it's leaking water and not drying clothes it's bush tdv6w

The vent tube has water in also no instructions in box help!

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You have a plugged vent from the wall somewhere to where it goes to the outside , the way to tell is to unhook the vent hose run dryer through normal cycle and see if cloths dry

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SOURCE: Kenmore Elite H3 Dryer taking longer than normal to dry clothes

EVEN THOUGH THERE IS WARM AIR COMING OUT THE EXHAUST, IT STILL MAY HAVE A RESTRICTION IN THE DUCT WORK. DISCONNECT THE EXHAUST FROM THE BACK OF THE DRYER FOR ONE LOAD OF LAUNDRY. IF IT DRYS THE CLOTHES O.K., YOU HAVE A RESRICTION SOMEWHERE IN THE EXHAUST.

NOTE: DO NOT USE VINYL OR PLASTIC DUCTING. VINYL IS NOT U.L. APPROVED. PLASTIC PVC WILL ALLOW CONDENSATION TO PUDDLE INSIDE THE PIPE CAUSING A
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SOURCE: Water collects under dryer. Clothes dry. floor wet. Vent open.

You said, Water collects under Clothes dry on floor.This sounds like a condenser dryer that needs the water retention bottle empdied or the hose to the bottle is leaking.
Check these two things

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SOURCE: It doesnt dry the clothes, after 45 minutes they

It sounds like the fan isn't working properly (assuming all the ducting is clear).

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