Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: WA50F9A7DSPA2 Samsung Washer Leaking

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Wasilla, Alaska

    Question WA50F9A7DSPA2 Samsung Washer Leaking

    Model Number: WA50F9A7DSPA2
    Brand: Samsung
    Age: 1-5 years

    We have a Samsung top loading washer that has developed a leak.

    The leak was noticed after puddling near one of the corners. I thought it may have been a leak from one of the hose connections near the bottom of the washer or from a leak in the tub itself but it looks like its coming from farther up.

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	TAL1.jpg 
Views:	15 
Size:	110.4 KB 
ID:	39810

    You can see it splashing against the side of the washer body near the top and it's running down into that corner
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	TAL2.jpg 
Views:	14 
Size:	79.6 KB 
ID:	39811

    I can stick my hand up behind this silver panel during the cycle and feel that the water is coming up from higher on the machine
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	TAL3.jpg 
Views:	16 
Size:	95.4 KB 
ID:	39812

    I took the rear cover of the panel off to expose where the hoses connect and find no indication of leakage from anywhere here:
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	TAL4.jpg 
Views:	16 
Size:	107.5 KB 
ID:	39813

    What do you suppose would be the next step in tracking down the leak location? I can loosen the entire top and possibly lift it up during the cycle to see under it?

    Thanks in advance

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Wasilla, Alaska


    Any ideas on where to look next for potential leaks?

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Aug 2004
    McMullen Valley, Arizona


    It seems to me its possibly coming from the water inlet valve, but its impossible to tell for sure till you see it leak.

    Here's the water inlet valve for your model:
    DC97-15459G Assy Valve Water

    Appliance Repair School 1987-1988
    Star Appliance Tech. 2 yrs. 1988-1990
    Wards Appliance Tech. 11 yrs. 1990-2001
    Sears Appliance Tech. 4 yrs. 2001-Oct. 2005
    Jake's Appliance Repair Nov. 2005-present

    Look-Up & Order Parts

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 3
    Last Post: October 2nd, 2017, 10:02 PM
  2. Samsung RSH77NRS leaking water
    By seftonbarn in forum Samsung
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: March 19th, 2017, 03:01 PM
  3. Hey Wild - Samsung washer water leaking
    By jeff1 in forum Washers
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: June 26th, 2015, 07:46 AM
  4. WA400PJHDWR Samsung Top Loader Leaking
    By decij in forum Washers
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: August 6th, 2013, 11:26 PM
  5. Samsung RFG297AARS refrigerator leaking water
    By dmontrond in forum Samsung
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: October 22nd, 2012, 04:28 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
If you feel that you have benefited from this site, and would like to show your appreciation, you can throw a buck or two in the Appliance Blog Tip Jar - Thank you!