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Water leaking from front

We have completed a wash, the drum is empty, but there is a small pool of water on the floor, in front of the machine. We have checked the connections and drains etc, but everything is dry - even the door seal. Hotpoint will not offer any telephone advice and we cannot workout what the problem is. We appreciate any help you may be able to provide. Thanks.

Posted by Laura James on


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I have the same problem and have noticed a broken wire, which presumably tensions the seal in place around the front of the machine. I guess this will need replacing.

Posted on Apr 16, 2007



Tear in the door seal, will probably need new seal - had this a few times, apparently usually caused pulling large loads out in a clump pulls and tears at the seal

Posted on Jan 11, 2007


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