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Washing machine My washing machine is leaking transmission fluid on the floor. Can it be fixed? The unit 13 years old, or should it be replaced?

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Deatsy, my advice would to buy a new washer. These GE's transmissions are not fun to replace. Taking the age in consideration the job could be compounded by rusting or corroded parts. Get a Whirlpool or Kenmore direct drive and it should give you years of service at a reasonable price. Information on the price of the transmission can be found here: http://www.repairclinic.com/0080.asp Catriver, post back.

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Your, AEG 6200 Digitronic washing machine is leaking from the front door seal down the front and onto the floor.
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