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Maytag Neptune front load - leaking water under washer

I have a Maytag Neptune washer that has the hose for draining from the boot of the washer.  There doesn't seem to be any holes in gray rubber boot and the hose looks fine.  I opened up the bottom panel and started the washer to see where the water was coming from.  It appears that after the water fills to the rim of the barrell it starts to come out from the bottom of the seal,  between the barrell and the hard plastic barell holder ( the part that is between the barrell and the boot) These two parts have clamps that hold the barrell in place. Well, the water is dripping from there!  Is there a seal in between the parts that needs to be replaced?  Or do you know of any other reason it is leaking there?

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Try tighting the clamp on the inner tub

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