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What causes water to leak from bleach dispenser door when it

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What causes water to leak from bleach dispenser door when it goes into rinse cycle ?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Medic replied 2 years ago.
Hi, usually something is inside the dispenser or the hose that goes to the door boot. Slide the dispenser all the out and depress the tab on the top back. The drawer will slide completely out. Look down in the bottom where the water goes down. Make sure that hole is clear. I've seen soap caps and other things that fit almost perfect in the hole there.If that looks good, you will need to check the hose that goes from the dispenser to the door boot. Take the spring off the front of the door boot. Remove the door boot so you can see inside the washer. Remove the hose from the boot to the bottom side of the dispenser and clean the hose out. I've seen clothes and other items stuck in the hose causing this issue. We work on the honor system here at Just Answers. Were not credited for our work until you rate our answers positively. After you rate our answers positively the question does not close. You can come back and ask follow up questions for no additional charge. Thank you
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Any more suggestions? It was not either of those two things.
Expert:  Appliance Medic replied 2 years ago.
If those two things check good, the dispenser housing would need to be replaced. Those are the only things that would cause this issue.