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Leaking tap? The hose leaks where it is connected to the cold tap when the machine is being used. It doesn't leak when not in use. I thought the hose was faulty so bought a new one but it is still leaking.

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Leaking on faucet end? probably bad o-ring in fauct head ..leaking on washer end? possible hose is cross threaded on inlet valve take hose off and try to reconnect watching closely as you tighten trying not to cross thread plastic connection can sometimes be recut

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Leaking washer, increases when using cold, less when using hot. May be at drain?


Stop the washer and clean up the water. Confirm that the water is not leaking when the washer is off. The leak can occur before the electric valves either where the hose connects or from the electric solenoid valves just inside the washer. The situation is more likely true if the hoses are stressed by being bent to one side.

If dry then confirm if it is the hot or cold by running the machine with the cold service valve open and hot closed.


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My Bosch washing machine is leaking from the bottom of the right hand side of machine when not in use.


g'day, sounds like the leak is coming from the hose - this is because the leak is occurring when its off. Check seals on hose at the back of machine. You can always find old sets of hoses as well (or buy them), so you can try swapping them over. Keep in mind, with washing machine hoses (like gardening hoses), the seal is at the rubber washers not the thread on the tap... so plumbers tap will not stop a leak, it will hinder the seal.
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Broken water line or water heater, from winter freeze. When water is turned on tap water goes under the bunk bed area. Could this be the water heater or a hose in the area. We don't know the layout...


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IF UNDER WARRANTY , CALL FOR FREE SERVICE.
IF HAPPY WITH COLD WASH AND RINCE, YOU CAN
CONNECT BOTH MACINE HOSES TO A Y FITTING.

CHOOSE A GOOD QUALITY 5/8 INCH BRASS Y GARDEN HOSE FITTING.
SHUT OFF BOTH HOT AND COLD WATER TAPS.

NOW IS THE TIME TO DISCONNECT BOTH MACINE
HOSE AND CLEAN ANY DIRT IN THEIR SCREENS
OR BUY NEW GOOD QUALITY HOSES. HOSES ARE AVAILABLE WITH AN ' ANGLED' END FOR USE IN TIGHT SPACES. ALWAYS USE NEW WASHERS.

CONNECT CLEANED OR NEW HOSES TO MACHINE.

CONNECT Y 's STRAIGHT INLET TO COLD WATER TAP. CONNECT BOTH MACHINE HOSES TO THE Y
OUTLET. BE CAREFUL NOT TO TWIST HOSES.
WHEN HOSES ARE ALMOST TIGHT, TURN THEM
IN THE FITTING SO THEY ARE OK WHEN FITTINGS ARE TIGHTENED.

TURN ON COLD WATER TAP. CHECK FOR LEAKS.

YOU MAY WISH TO CONNECT A HOSE TO THE HOT WATER TAP FOR FUTURE USE. I USE AN OLD SPARE WASHING MACHINE HOSE. I ALSO CUT A FEW
INCHES OFF OF IT, FOR A SMOOTH END.

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water leak from cold hose nothing to do with other problem. tighten hose connection and fit a new hose washer overfilling probably because air chamber blocked. remove lid. you will see a pressurestat somewhere at the top - usually round with anything from 3 to 7 wires and a small tube underneath. follow hose down and it connects to the air chamber. make sure this is free of gung and check hose for splits and has no blockage. to check the pressure stat itself, attach your own hose to the stat and while machine in fill mode, blow down this hose and you should hear a click and water intake will stop

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