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How can i open the machine

Hello

I am In Australia and I am an above average handyman.

My problem is that the machine is leaking water only at the rinse and spin cycle.

I would like to open the machine and would appreciate a diagram with sequential steps for opening it correctly.

If this is unavailable some detailed instructions for opening in the correct sequence would be appreciated.

Thankyou

John

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There should be 2 5/16 screwsacross the bottom front panel to gain acess to the inside. after remove the panel there are 2 more additional ***** tthat will drop the larger half of front panel. can you see brown/ rust colored splatters around the entire insire of cabinet??? if so you have a bad main seal. other wise youll be able to see where the waters coming from atleast. but this machine is known for have bad main seal. repair requires a hub and seal kit p/n 766p3a. everthiin you need is in kit as well as a instuction manual for installing. minus the sealant. which i use a marine silicone caulking when i cant find the reccomneded 3m product. regular silicone wont work, it needs to remain somewhat pliable and be able to be submerged in water.

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