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Novotronic washing m/c leaking out of soap dispenser

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novotronic washing m/c leaking out of soap dispenser drawer.Seams to be from conditioner side
any answers?
Jim
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  George-Allsorts replied 1 year ago.

Remove the soap tray.. in the soap try is a removable section in the conditioner compartment called a syphon, remove that and you'll probably find gunge blocking it.. give it a scrub together with the tube that it fits onto.. then place it back into the tray and test..

Expert:  George-Allsorts replied 1 year ago.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have cleaned both the hyphen and pipe and tested ,it still leaks and the conditioner area is full of water
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
the floor area is soaked it runs out of the soap dispenser then down the face of the machine
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have done as you suggested and it is still leaking anything else you can recommend?
Expert:  George-Allsorts replied 1 year ago.

Ok.. Can you check that the appliance is level and not tilted forwards at all..

Also, remove the soap dispenser again, then using a milk bottle or similar container, pour some water into the hose at the base of the container...

Let me know what happens

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
do you mean pour water into the hole under the dispenser as there is no hose attached to the dispenser
The machine is level
The wife used the m/c last evening whilst I was out.She says that it operated without leaking but It did not pick up the conditioner it stayed in the dispenser
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have just poured water into the hole beneath the dispenser and it goes straight through into the drum
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
does the syphon slide clip to the rear of the dispenser or just slide in the guides at its rear