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Cracked discharge hose on GE washer

I have a brand new GE washing machine model WJRR4170G with a leaking hose. I called GE and they can only send a technician out in three weeks to replace the hose. I can replace it myself if I have the instructions or a diagram.

Please send me diagram or instructions.
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Re: cracked discharge hose on GE washer

Are you sure thats the model number? Im having trouble finding it on my end???

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ngfam1 here for you!
I am happy to be of assistance!

You have a warranty for free service that comes with a "new" machine.
Call service!
If your in the states here I will give you a good service company!

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