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Re: kenmore thintwin heavy duty manufacturer id 3350600 i have a stackable kenmore washer/dryer. the outer washer tub has a leak at the top from inner tub rubbed against it at one time when not level. i was wondering if can be fixed with an adhesive and patch, but unsure what type of plastic or material tub is made of to chose best adhesive? if i can identify type of plastic i can choose an adhesive, epoxy, etc to apply patch over it.

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If you patch the seal, it won't last long. Order a new or used rubber seal boot.

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You can not fix this problem your self!!!

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SOURCE: my kenmore heavy duty washer 70 series #3349369 the plastic outer tub is cracked. Can I use some type of waterproof sealant to fix it?

There is no sealant that will withstand these kind of forces.
I'm sorry.

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