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Leaky washer. After every wash,it doesn't matter 1/4,1/2 or 3/4 load,I get cup or so of water under the washer on the floor.I've checked the hoses,all secure.Is there a seal somewhere I need to check? Thanks,Craig

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  • WETSOX Feb 18, 2008

    GWL LEAKS MORE THAN A CUP OF WATER. LEAKS DURING THE CYCLES, MACHINE IS LEVEL- AND EVEN LEAKS WHEN TURNED ON, LOW WATER LEVEL- NO CLOTHES IN WASHER.

  • joke40 Jun 06, 2008

    my washer leaks. its leaked for a few years now. However it never leaked before we moved. do you have any advice

  • Anonymous Jun 19, 2008

    I am having the same problem. my washer is 5 years old and leaks from the bottom. we have look at all fitting and all are OK...how do you fix it?????

    AG

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Perhaps you could tilt the machine and unscrew the motor's rotating part. The plastic nut turns counter-clockwise to undo (i.e. normal), should only be hand-tight.

Then when you look at the motor coils, do you see water?

Is there water in the 'webs' of the tub base above? If so, is the water in just the web that has the drain hole at the top? That is the drain hole for the shaft seal, just above the bearings. If it leaks there, it suggests a faulty/mis-fitted seal, or that the shaft is worn after thousands of washes.

Otherwise, refit the motor rotor and check that the drain pump (next to it) is clicked into place properly. It twists and clicks to lock.

-Alex

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