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Soap dispenser release detergent as soon as I pour it in. Drips down int drum while pouring - before shutting dispenser. Any ideas?

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Check and make sure something isn't stuck that it making it stay open. maybe you need a new spring (or whatever it uses) to keep it shut.

Posted on Apr 05, 2015

Testimonial: "Once you pour the detergent into the reservoir it immediately pours out, down ito the drum. Nothing to do with opening or closing the reservoir."

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