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Water coming out of dispenser drawer?????

Water comes out of bottom of drawer.
Their are no blockages in the drawer and it is all clean.

Any ideas what else it could be???

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  • Nigel288 Jan 24, 2008

    Thanks mate,



    Do you mean the large one that goes from the drawer to the drum?



    It only does it every other wash.

    Is that all it could be?



    Cheers

    Nigel

  • Nigel288 Jan 24, 2008

    Thanks



    I'll check it out.

  • Hazel Hoult Sep 27, 2013

    How do i unblock this hose from drawer please

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The hose from the drawer is probably clogged.

Posted on Jan 24, 2008

  • Timon Gr?nlund
    Timon Gr?nlund Jan 24, 2008

    Or the softener compratpent is clogged!

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