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Leaking from the dispenser

My Whirlpool Front load washing machine only has one year old, it starts to have problem yesterday, the water is leaking substaintially from the dispenser. I removed the dispenser draw, and found the water is going down from the dispenser to the washing tube very slow, that is why the leak because the water is over flow.

What could cause it?

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  • momma4 Dec 27, 2007

    How do you remove the drawer to clean out the dispenser? My machine is doing the same thing. We had several error codes over the past several weeks and would have to shut down and restart the machine or manually drain the water. Now there's water pouring from the dispenser everytime you turn the machine on. We don't use powdered detergent, only the HD liquid stuff.

  • Nate82 Dec 05, 2008

    I hav the same problem. the dispenser is clean, I can remove it. the water is backing up the pipe leading down to the tub. what do I do?


    Thanks.

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Try to pull out your dispenser drawer gently to clean out thoroughy. If you cant succeed, use a tooth brush, see that the brush does not fall in. Probably you have dried powder blocking the passage, nothing else.

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