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Maytag MAV4755AWW top load washer is leaking water badly. No leaks around the hoses, any ideas? Model good/worth having repaired?

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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Jimster

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SOURCE: Leak from maytag top load coin machine during spin drain cycle only

Possible that you would have a tub seal leak if it is only noticable during spin cycle. Possible that it "drips" slightly while in agitation, but not enough to notice it. While in spin mode you have a lot more parts moving as well as a lot more water pressure on the seal itself. Pump could also be leaking, but highly doubtful since it would leak a constant amount at all times. Good Luck!!! Jim

Posted on Sep 09, 2007

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SOURCE: Maytag Performa Washer

Vitto, the fill hose for the tub is located up on top of the tub. Its a push in and I have on occasion see them come out or loose. You are going to have to pop the top to get a look at what is going on. First there will be 4 screws on the dispensor assy. each corner. Remove them and lift the cover. Next will be the door. Remove the hinge screws not from the door, but from the body. On the other side will be 2 spacers, remove them . Now lift the door up and off the washer. The front panel will now pull out and come off the 2 clips on the bottom. You will be able to see the bottom. Now there will be two angle clips on each side holding the top down. Remove the screws, clips and the top will lift up. Now you will be able to place the door back on with out screwing it back on and close it. Start a cycle and now you will be able to observe the top hoses and bottom pump and hoses. Identify where the leak is and put this deal behind you. This is an easy gig, just take your time. Catriver.

Posted on Dec 05, 2007

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SOURCE: Large leak during wash cycle---Maytag - model LAT9520AAE top load washer

hey guys i guess this is not a uncommon problem. I have a commercial washer about 4 years old that get moderate service at a rental of mine and it is leaking from the tub as well. I hope to fix the problem because the new machines are very expensive.

Posted on Sep 08, 2008

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SOURCE: Repairing leaking Maytag washing machine

Maytag Appliances are ****!! Don't buy Maytag. Spent $2500.00 in 2005 on Maytag Neptune washer and dryer. They have been nothing but trouble. Washer has water running in tub constantly. Recall on ground and recall on footing. Dryer making loud noise when drying clothes.The Maytag man is dead and gone.

Posted on Oct 10, 2008

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SOURCE: Washer leaking when filling up tub

i dont know what he is talking about and the leak on that machine I am 99% sure you just need a new pump it leaks out the center of the pump where it goes on the motor shaft just lean it back take off the 2 clamps on the pump slide it off the motor and then take your hoses off it then just reverse it with a new pump

Posted on Jan 01, 2009

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