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Author Topic: Oil leak on floor from washer/dryer combo.  (Read 3075 times)

Offline euges720

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Oil leak on floor from washer/dryer combo.
« on: December 05, 2011, 11:17:36 PM »

I live in an apartment unit with a Frigidaire washer/dryer (one on top of the other) combo.

I was doing a load of laundry today in the washer, and I noticed that there is a huge pool of oil (greenish-brownish slime) leaking onto the floor. There are no stains on my clothes. I took off the front panel after this, and see that there is NO oil in the transmission area, but there's a huge pool on the bottom of the washer, leaking on to the floor.

I know I gave very slim details here, but what possibilities could be causing this? I did some searching online, and it seems that it would be worse if it's the transmission. But the transmission area is baby clean!


Offline AJ

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Re: Oil leak on floor from washer/dryer combo.
« Reply #1 on: December 06, 2011, 03:27:00 PM »

Could you post the model number for us?