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Asko W6863. Water seems to leak from inside dispenser box and pools under left side of washer which stands on a plinth. This doesn't happen on shorter cycles. Any ideas on problem would be helpful.

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: Asko Washer leak

Remove the bacpanel, and locate the leak. Be careful for moving parts, and electricity.
It may leak from the pump or from a hose or so.

Posted on Jan 23, 2008

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It could also be a leak in the hose that connects to the pump, toward the front.

Posted on Apr 04, 2008

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SOURCE: ASKO w6011 FRONT LOADER

Try to Open the safety compartment using a screwdriver under the wash machine in the front.
Then open the big white knodb this will cause the wate to drain out which is fine.
Then clean this out. Usually you will find coins and stuff here from years of operations from pockets. clear these out and your problem maybe fixed. worked for us

Posted on Aug 03, 2008

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SOURCE: asko front washer is leaking


  1. how-to-repair-a-dishwasher-2.jpgDishwashers are usually protected from overfilling by a float switch. This switch is located in the bottom of the unit. Here's how to check and replace it:Step 1: Open the door and remove the bottom dish rack. Check to see if the float valve is stuck. If it is, clean away food debris around the float. With a screwdriver handle, lightly tap the top of the float to free it.Step 2: If tapping doesn't work, remove the lower access panel and locate the bottom portion of the float and float switch. Test the float switch with a VOM set to the RX1 scale. Unscrew one electrical lead wire to the switch terminal, and clip one probe of the VOM to each terminal. If the meter reads zero, the switch is not faulty. The trouble is probably in the timer. If the meter reads higher than zero, the switch is faulty.Step 3: Replace the switch with a new one made to fit the dishwasher. The switch is held to a mounting bracket with screws; remove the screws to get the old switch out.Step 4: Connect the new switch the same way the old one was connected
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Posted on Sep 11, 2008

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SOURCE: My Asko Front load washer model W6021 Prewash

hi you need to replace the inlet valve,take off the top panel and you will see the valve behind the soap drawer with the black hoses.you can get a book from asko.com.au

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