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Ezekiel, Home Appliance Technician
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My Miele front loader is blowing hoses off as if there is an

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My Miele front loader is blowing hoses off as if there is an obstruction somewhere. Where should we check?
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: Last few loads of washing
JA: What's the make and model of your machine? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: It is a Miele Novotronic W830. Its prob 15 years old.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: My husband has had it apart, yes.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: No thanks.
JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Whitegoods Technician about your situation and then connect you two.
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Australia Whitegoods
Expert:  Ezekiel replied 7 months ago.

hi I'm Ezekiel I will be helping you today where is the hose blowing off from the water valve or the faucet

Expert:  Ezekiel replied 7 months ago.

is this your unit

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
from the water valve initially. But is have blown back through the drain hose and last attempt it leaked out of the drain hole at bottom left front
Yes it is our unit
Expert:  Ezekiel replied 7 months ago.

if you remove that cap behind that flap that is where all the lint coins etc builds up may have may need towels

Expert:  Ezekiel replied 7 months ago.

should not leak unless cap is not closed completely

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
thanks www have had the cop off several times to clean and check teethe impeller was free..which it is. Third test run the hose didn't blow off, we got several inches of waste water in the tub. But was dribbling a good stream from the LH lower drain near the cap
Expert:  Ezekiel replied 7 months ago.

so its ok at this time

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
The 3 cap seals looked stained but ok. Haven't r=tried it again
Expert:  Ezekiel replied 7 months ago.

try it please need to make sure

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
ok will dolt you know in 1/2 hr
Expert:  Ezekiel replied 7 months ago.

ok if all is ok please rate me high as that's how the site pays me thanks good luck let me know