Question about Washing Machines
My GE frontloading washer started leaking water from the bottom of the door. Help!
With only a limited amount of information, I would guess your door seal may be worn....but how can you check it? Take a reqular piece of paper (8.5x11) and cut a strip 1x11. Open the door and while holding onto the paper strip, put the strip in the TOP of the door and shut it to see how the seal 'feels' when you try to pull the paper out. It should be very hard, if not impossible to pull the strip of paper out. Now, do the same thing with the bottom of the door. Does it appear to be much easier? Without knowing the age of the machine, I might question the door seal. You might also want to check to see if the door might not be bent just a bit. Do this by placeing a long level vertically along the front facing with the door open, then check the door for level. It may be as simple as bending the top of the door out while you bend the lower part in.
Posted on Feb 23, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jan 28, 2016 | GE Washing Machines
May 06, 2011 | Kenmore HE2 Plus Front Load Washer
Jul 20, 2010 | GE WSXH208A Front Load Washer
Jan 08, 2010 | GE WSXH208A Front Load Washer
Sep 29, 2009 | GE WSXH208A Front Load Washer
May 23, 2009 | GE WSXH208A Front Load Washer
Dec 23, 2008 | GE Energy Star WCVH6260F Front Load Washer
May 24, 2008 | Whirlpool Duet GHW9150P Front Load Washer
Apr 24, 2017 | LG Washing Machines
289 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!