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Check your main door gasket/boot for tears that is the most common issue for leaks out the front door.

Posted on Oct 13, 2010

  • kbwoodard Oct 13, 2010

    This may be so. The other cause, that I found and fixed, is to remove the bottom panel from the front (three screws) and find the collection junction that is inline with the pump. It is usually white and has a straight piece on the front. Unscrew this (counterclockwise) and check inside...GOLDMINE. These are the pieces that are preventing the water from exiting in a timely manner and they make the water back up through the system.

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