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GWL11 Machine adds water during spin cycle and leaks on floor

The washer will actually add water from the right hand side fill during the spin cycle. This water is then sprayed around inside the cabinet and leaks out onto the floor. This never happened prior the unit having some issues during the spin cycle that seemed to be repaired by unplugging the machine for a few minutes to eliminate the annoying beeping and failure to finish the cycle. It does run through the complete cycle now but leaves a mess on the floor.

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    I'm having the same problem.

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2014

    when the washer starts to drain for the spin cycle water comes out from under the unit

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