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Frigidaire front washer has power but won't fill up, drain or go through correct cycles

In the middle of a wash cycle, my front loader frigidaire washer made some grinding noises and quit working. We stopped it and started it again, it will move like it is washing, but no water comes in to fill up or rinse, it doesn't drain or spin. It just makes this humming noise.

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    my bosch 100 front loader fills somewhat with water n clicks as if its going to start washing but doesnt just clicks

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You'll very likely have something caught in your drain pump. First set the washer to drain and spin. If you hear a hum or grinding noise and the water in the tub isn't draining or it's draining slowly you have something in the pump. If you take the rear panel off you'll reveal the drain pump at the right front corner or maybe middle on this model. if you empty all the water from your machine you can take off the spring clamp (this can be tricky) attaching the thick rubber hose from your tub to your drain pump. (you may want to have some old towels ready) With this off you can feel around for what's blocking the drain pump's impeller. You may want to take the screws out that secure the drain pump to the base and the other spring clamp that attaches the drain hose to the drain pump. Good luck!

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