Learn how your appliance is supposed to operate so you can determine if it is malfunctioning.
A water leak at the top of the tub doesn't show up until the basket is spinning and throwing water everywhere.
The most common failure point in the water pump is the seal around the shaft. If water is seaping out around the pump shaft and isthrown around by the coupler whenever the motor runs, you will need to replace the pump.
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