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Water in the basket floatation rings.

I pulled the basket out of the tub to retrieve socks and stuff that had fallen between the two. When I pulled the basket out it sounded like there was water in the floatation rings. Is there a fix to getting the water out or should I just replace the whole basket.

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After three years and multiple repairs i drilled holes in top and bottom float rings eg
balance rings and drained out the water, than resealed the holes and washer is working like new still junk but atleast it will spin out without unbalance code

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