Get Answers to your Appliance Repair Questions

Disclosure: This website contains affiliate links, Meaning I get a commission if you decide to make a purchase through my links, at no cost to you.

Washer Parts  ·   Dryer Parts  ·   Refrigerator Parts  ·   Dishwasher Parts  ·   Range/Cooktop/Oven Parts  ·   All Appliance Parts 

Author Topic: LG Washer dispenser leak  (Read 2737 times)

Offline crossroadsapp

  • Technician
  • Member Since: Nov 2012
  • Posts: 16
  • Country: us
  • 20 Plus year tech
LG Washer dispenser leak
« on: July 29, 2013, 11:59:42 AM »

I am working on a LG washer mod # WM3875HWCA that leaks everytime it shoots water thru the dispenser, this happened very quickly and everything is very clean, ie: dispenser hoses etc.
             Eric    Cross Roads Appliance
ERR

Offline domain

  • Technician
  • Member Since: Nov 2012
  • Posts: 2610
  • Country: us
    • Buy me a beer through paypal
Re: LG Washer dispenser leak
« Reply #1 on: July 29, 2013, 12:09:12 PM »
Lower water pressure will allow the spray to be directed at more of an angle towards the drawer front rather than strait down. Check inlet screens and clean them. If its pouring back out after a few minutes of fill, clear hose/shroom valve/ outer tub connection

Offline wildimaginations

  • Technician
  • Member Since: Jul 2011
  • Posts: 714
  • Country: us
Re: LG Washer dispenser leak
« Reply #2 on: July 30, 2013, 08:14:57 AM »
Pull the dispenser drawer out and look down towards the rubber hose.  Check for obstruction.  If you don't see anything there, pull the top off and disconnect the fill hose from the top of the tub for any obstruction.  There is something blocking the flow of water into the tub.
Appliance Service Technician
Authorized servicer on LG appliances.
About 45 mins east of San Francisco