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Kenmore Model number 796.4137 is leaking from the back left corner (when looking at the machine). How can this be fixed?

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Master_Tech
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SOURCE: kenmore 80 series leaking

the pump is most likely the cause if you have mach skills i can walk you thru it on how to open the unit and check it let me know

Posted on Jan 24, 2008

aborcass
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SOURCE: Leaking Kenmore elite he3 washing machine

removethe lower acess panel 3 screws across the bottom , run the cycle and watch to see where exctly the leak is coming from it should be quite apparent

Posted on Mar 10, 2008

SOURCE: washing machine broken, kenmore model 110.92274100

I have the same problem as posted on mar 30, 08. seems like the clutch will not engage, the motor turns but the drum won't spin (wash. move). would you give us follow -up instructions for clutch & gear case on how to replace it.

Posted on Jul 27, 2008

ginko
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SOURCE: Water leaking

I guess it was water from drain lines, or leak from water lines.

Posted on May 22, 2009

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SOURCE: Water leaking out of frigidaire

First, have you drained the tank recently. If not, the warning light or auto shutoff failed and the tank may be overflowing. Worse case scenario is the that the tank is dirty and is not allowing the coils to cool and the dripping water you see is from the cooling coils. Since the tank is not removable, it's very difficult, at best to clean the tank.

If you drain the tank and before reinserting the drain plug, try to get about 1/2 teaspoon of bleach in the drain hole. followed by 2 cups of water. Of course you'll have to use a funnel of sort to do this. Reinstall the drain plug and move the unit around so the water and bleach will slosh around. Then run the unit until the bucket is near full again and drain it thoroughly. Look at the color of water draining out, for an indication that there is dirty water. That will be a good indication, that some cleaning of the tank has taken place.

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Posted on Jul 29, 2011

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