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This is a very common problem with the LG front loaders, and some other front loaders for that manner. There was a few recalls on them and some parts that were supposed to fix the issue. Even if the gasket looks ok i would replace it, as they have updated the design of the gaskets to fix issues on models that were having issues leaking. Most of the time its just a bad gasket and you cant really do anything other then replace it. Front load washers are about the worst appliance made today in my opinion, the repair shops around here are always full of broken and leaking front loaders. I have fixed quite a few myself, some work ok after the repair, some fail again in a matter of months, its a real duck shoot on them. The biggest failure rate though is the gaskets! And most of the time they look ok but still leak like a screen door.
If your LG washer is a front loading machine, the bellow or gasket may need to be replaced. this is a common problem with front loaders as the bellow can be pierced by anything that may be in or even on your clothes. I would visually inspect every inch of the front bellow to see if there is a TEAR or PIN HOLE. this can be hard to detect sometimes but can save you alot of grief. hope this helps
If it is apparently just too tight to go back on, then a good place to start is petroleum jelly (vaseline) on the drum where you are trying to fit the gasket to help ease it on. The other possible solition is to remove the gasket completely, soak ot in very hot water for a few minutes and then try to fit the difficul part of the gasket you are struggling with first, then fiot the other end