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Kenmore Elite Smatrwash Washer Model 110.45088400 leak

Hi My washer has worked great for the few years I have had it, but recently it has started to leak if I spin out on anything less than HIgh. It appears to leak out the bottom, over the pedestal onto the floor. I have removed and cleaned the drain hose and it hasn't helped (It really wasn't blocked) and i have checked around the door gasket to make sure the drain holes are not blocked. I have lost my manual so I can't even see if it gives suggestions. i apprecaite any help. Thanks -- Julie

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SOURCE: Bosch WFR2460 Leaks

are you sure it only happens in the spin cycle? and is the leak comming from the bottom front of the washer? most front laoders will leak due to a tear in the belows. that is the rubber boot that seals the washer tub to the front panel. if there was a hole or a tear in the bellows it should have a leak inthe wash cycle also. but there are also other possibilitys too.but its strange to only leak in a spin cycle due to the washer is extracting the water and not adding it. so check and see if it leaks in the wash cycle to and get back to me and we can go from there. looking through my training manual i dont see what could cause a leak in just the spin cycle

Posted on Aug 04, 2007

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SOURCE: kenmore he2 front load washer

Open the panel with 1/4 in socket. Turn white plastic cap filter counter clockwise. remove debris. replace. Run rinse and spin cycle. reopen cap and check for any new debris. replace filter cap and put cover back on. put $65 in bank. Send note to Eddie Lampert and tell him that Sears sucks and he'll never save it as long as they keep screwing their customers by not telling them about a simple fix like like this to an obviously common problem.

Posted on Jan 28, 2008

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SOURCE: F21 error

Peace Friend,
ngfam1 At your service!
NO GOD FOR BID DO NOT USE DRAIN OPENER IN AN APPLIANCE!

First try this, unplug the washer and wait a few minutes then restart it like rebooting your computer when its acting strange!
If it corrects the problem GREAT!!! WE WIN!



If not only a trained laundry tech can make the electronic diagnoses.
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Posted on Sep 02, 2008

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SOURCE: Whirlpool Cabrio Washer- When draining, water leaks out of hole

probably rubber hose from tub to pump broke, access from back or bottom, (cabrios are open bottom) pump in rear. there is a recent bulletin about tub ring not channeling water from dispenser completely into tub

Posted on Mar 14, 2009

jumptrout51
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SOURCE: Kenmore top load portable washer leaking, model 110.42722200

Replace the water pump. The seal is leaking.

Posted on Jul 16, 2009

blueextc3221
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SOURCE: Whirlpool pedestal w/ Kenmore Elite HE3 washer

no - the base is a different size.

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