Question about Washing Machines

1 Answer

How do I remove the gasket from an LG TROMM ultra Steam Washer to clean it completely? I have experienced leaks, but see no leak near the hose fittings, where could the leak be coming from? Washer is 1 year old

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 1,543 Answers

There are special pliers for removing the spring loaded wires which hold the front and back side of the gasket in place. You're better off cleaning it in place if necessary. If you have small, inconsistent water leaks, the problem is suds in the fill hose, between the soap dispenser and the tub. There is a small dome at the tub inlet inside the hose which can be removed, but just using HE soap and making sure to use only one tablespoon per load should solve the problem.

Posted on Sep 01, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My LG WM2650HWA front load washing machine is 13 months old. A few weeks ago I noticed water at the end of the cycle in the front of the machine. Upon further inspection I noticed soapy, water at the


It's very common for the sump hose to have a hole in it causing it to leak. The quickest way check is to tip the washer back and examine the sump hose by stretching it, as you stretch the hose you should find your leak. You'll also want to check the door gasket for cuts and the drain pump assembly for leaks. Let me know what you find.

Sep 28, 2014 | LG SteamWasher 3.6 Cu. Ft....

1 Answer

Leak under my front load Lg Tromm washing machine


Have you checked the internal hoses and the drum seal?

Dec 10, 2013 | Washing Machines

1 Answer

Lg tromm washer leaks from detergent drawer


my washer also was leaking from the dispenser and I had a cap from one of the detergent bottles stuck in the inlet hose. Don't know how it got in there but glad I found it so if your washer leaks from the soap tray it could be a cap from your detergent bottle stuck in there.

Nov 04, 2012 | LG WM2688H Front Load Washer

3 Answers

Lg tromm washer leaking from front door


We have the same problem with our LG washer. Don't think the door can be adjusted but I'm not for sure. I think the gasket is wore out but haven't checked on fixing the problem yet because it barely leaks.

Sep 29, 2012 | LG WM-2277HW Front Load Washer

1 Answer

I have water leaking onto the floor from my LG Tromm washing machine. I tried to check for blockage of the hose but it is still leaking.


Check the connections on the back of the washer for the cold & hot water connections. This just happen to me last week. My husband tighten them and resolved the problem. Good Luck !

Jan 16, 2011 | LG WM-2277HW Front Load Washer

1 Answer

Water leaks past the water pump filter gasket reseating the filter does not stop the leaking lg tromm Front Loading Washer


I regularly clean my filter of slime and debris (after not even realizing this needed to be done and having my pump give out of me). TWICE I have awoken to a flooded basement due to leaks in the filter area:

The first time, the plastic stopper was not in the small rubber drain hose properly and had popped off.

The second time, I had cleaned the gasket, inserted it tightly like I always do, and awoke to another flood! I thought perhaps the rubber gasket on the filter was on wrong, but it was fine. I inserted it tightly several times and water still poured out! It turns out there was a small stone lodged in the thread of the receiving end of the filter causing there to be a bad seal. Lesson learned. Another $2000.00 worth of flooring ruined.

May 15, 2010 | LG WM-1832C Front Load Washer

1 Answer

How do i clean my filter for my lg washer


On the front bottom left is a small access paner about 5 x3 1/2 in. Gently pop it open from the top. Tou will see a black drain hose with a plug in the end. Place a pan on the floor and remove the plug and drain the resudial water from the machine until it stops. Then, unscrew the filter in the same opening counter clockwise to remove it. Clean and replace in the reverse order installing plug in hose and do not over tighten filter. Run a load and check for leaks and replace panel.

Jan 14, 2010 | LG WM2688HWM TROMM SteamWasher

1 Answer

Front bottom leak from my LG TROMM HE Washer


  • Hi
  • Try these:
  1. Inspect the water supply connections
  2. Inspect the drain hose
  3. Inspect the water pump
  4. Inspect outer tub for cracks or corrosion
  5. Inspect the tub seal
  6. Inspect the tub bearing
please rate my suggestion...

May 22, 2009 | LG TROMM WM2688H 4.0 cu.ft. Front Loading...

4 Answers

LG Tromm WM0642HW washer leaking water!


I have the same problem - just a small amount of water leaking out from under the machine. I removed the top cover and found one of the water lines rubs on the vent tube and has wore completely through. Should be an easy fix, as the line runs from the #2 spigot on the water inlet to the detergent box - both connections are right on top.

Nov 02, 2008 | Washing Machines

1 Answer

Lg Tromm Steam Washer


if not, just put some pool shock in the unit..I use the sulfate based and add a tesspoon with my clothes.. our towns used to smell moldy.. this stopped all..

Oct 20, 2008 | LG WM2688HWM TROMM SteamWasher

Not finding what you are looking for?
Washing Machines Logo

Related Topics:

183 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Washing Machines Experts

Gerry Harvey
Gerry Harvey

Level 3 Expert

1456 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

74192 Answers

Brad Brown

Level 3 Expert

15301 Answers

Are you a Washing Machine Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...