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open the door,check the rubber boot for any holes,ussually that's where it leaks,also wipe the inside of the door,i've found hair and lint stuck on the inside bottom of the door and water leaks out but pull open the rubber boot and run your fingers all around it to check for any holes.you can remove the bottom panel and then run the machine to see where the leak is coming from.
this may be something stuck in the gasket(rubber) that seals the door. Fold down the gasket all thew way around the gasket, remove any thing hat may be there. This could be coins, small articles of clothing, or a wash cloth.
If no obstruction is found, it probrbly require replacement of the door gasket/seal.
there is a dispenser hose that goes in the tub.alot of times a sock or something gets inside that hose.that would cause your trouble.take the boot off the front and look up and left to see that hose.it comes out of the tub pretty easy.
YOU NEED A NEW BOOT ON THE INSIDE OF THE DOOR. WHEN YOU OPEN YOUR DOOR THERE SHOULD BE A GRAY RUBBERY RING. AS A MATTER OF FACT, IF YOU MOVE THAT RING AND PUT YOUR FINGERS IN IT YOU WILL PROBABLY FIND A MISSING SOCK OR TWO! THAT RING HAS TORN AND NEEDS TO BE REPLACED.
Check inside the door on the bellows gasket to make sure the inlet area (normally at the 10 o'clock position) is properly positioned around the water inlet, sometimes these work themselves off the inlet nozzle and can casue a leak when the washer is filling up.
Also, carefully run your hand around the bellows gasket to see if you can find any small holes that cold be letting water leak out. You'll need a flashlight to make this easier. It is hardly ever the hinges that causes a leak since the hinges are mounted outside of the door seal gasket (bellows gasket) and aren't ever exposed to the water.
The water leaking is most likely the gasket. It may have a little rip or something making it not seal. Im not sure about Maytag but on our GE we had to slide the the top back to remove some screws then (I believe to was for the control panel) Then we removed screws for the door and the front of the washer. When that was done you have to remove a round clamp that holds the gasket on. Then replace the gasket.
My suggestion is to have a appliance repair come and do it. Its a pain to do, at least it was for me.
It may have torn the gasket or just have a sock stuck in it. you can remove the bottom panel to help look. (3 screws on bottom front lip) remove ac power you cannot operate with bottom door removed as it has a safety switch. While you are down there open the filter and look for trapped debris. ready for some water , have towels ready.
this will more likely be your door seal open the door pull your seal so u can see inside and feel around as u look u will more than likely find a hole the water looks like it comes from somewhere else but it will be from the hole in the door seal seen this with hundreds of washers m8