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We have a bleach dispenser in our new LG washing machine .. however it just has a hole in the bottom and goes straight into the wash drum ... is ther something missing ?

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There are two LG styles. They function the same way. If you overfill, the bleach will dispense immediately or when you slide the tray into position. See LG video link for what they should look like. I suspect you're missing the top cover for the bleach section.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ee0fqtb9jjQ

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Yes, there should be a tube with a closed top and a tube in the hole it self, it gets filled with water and then siphons out the contents.

Or there is an insert missing from the drawer which brings about the same effect, mix the bleach with water and siphon out.

Posted on Feb 18, 2019

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Filling laundry detergent and/or additive 
dispensers 
Dispenser I: (RIGHT SIDE)
Detergent for soaking agent. 
Dispenser II: (LEFT SIDE)
Detergent for wash, stain remover. 
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The control board program has many sensors built into the unit to determine when to dispense the bleach and the softener.  LG tech documents doesn't list when these liquids are dispensed so there must be a program that matches the current operation and loads of each wash program.  That's the best answer I can give you at this time.

Posted on Jun 11, 2008

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