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Maytag top load washer leak

I have a maytag top load washer, about 15 years old. Once the washer fills, water still drips from the fill slot through all cycles, including the spin cycle. Even when the washer is turned off, it still drips.

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  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

    a constant drip from top back of machine into washtub

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    leaks during cycle

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    water drips from top of top load washer even when not in use

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    Maytag top loading washer pump jammed

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I think the problem is leakage at the FILL SLOT, not at the tub/agitator shaft seal.
This leak is probably due to the selonide controled water valve assembly. The valve is eithe damaged, dirty, or more likely needs replaceing.
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Underneath the agitator is a graphite seal ring and nut that seals the inner tub and the outer tub. a suitable spanner wrench or a 6 inch channel lock plier will remove this locknut. replace the seal.

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you have a bad water valve.. replace the valve where the hoses are hooked to your washer

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