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What is the water bottle on the back of the drum used for?

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In case your thirsty!no I'am jokeing of course it works the water level switch if it blocks the machine would overfill,top of the morning to you Eire

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Hello Sussana, remove from power supply and water hose / remove washing machine so your able to remove the drain hose then lower the drain hose to it's lowest point over a washing bowl or better still if you can get it to the kitchen door to drain off outside by just lowering the hose lower than the machine, once empty remove. remove the rear cover then you should see a small plastic bottle that's attach to the drum at the bottom remove the assembly from the drum and check that it's not blocked with fluff or any other debris also check the hole that it came from for any blockage in side ECT. there is a long from this bottle long thin going into a flat plastic plate type dish near the top of the machine this is a pressure switch that registers were the water level is make sure the that all the assembly is clear of any obstruction you can gently suck and blow this unit and you should hear an audible clicking to say it is working, once done reassemble and put back into position, and reconnect every thing, hopefully you found a blockage and that was the problem if not then sorry it's your pump that's failed, it's best to remove this at the same time as doing the above and check it out to see if nothing is jamming the pump impeller, you will be very surprised at time what can stop it a small button / hairgrip /string / ear buds even the odd coin seem to find their way there. Best off luck.AR

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The answer to your question is YES.

And below is the instruction on how to solve the problem.

The Hoover750 is a washing machine that offers many standard features and a few additional options, including energy saving cycles, variable spin and water pressure options and pre-wash, extra rinse and timer features. Available online and in select appliance, department or home retail stores, the Hoover washing machine should function well with basic maintenance and care. However, if individuals experience problems with the machine, some troubleshooting steps may be beneficial in locating the source of the issue and a potential resolution.

1. Ensure the Hoover washing machine is firmly connected to a grounded power supply if the machine is not working. Reset the circuit breaker if necessary.

2 Turn the main power switch to "On" and open and close the washer door firmly if the electrical outlet has power but the washer is not functioning. The washer will not operate if not turned on or if the door is open.

3 Verify the water inlet hoses are connected firmly and are turned on if there is no water flowing to the washing machine. Straighten out any kinks in the hoses and remove possible obstructions from the inlet screen.

4 Straighten the drain hose if the water is not draining from the unit. Remove any possible blockages from the drain hose. Tighten the hose if necessary.

5 Avoid selecting a "No Spin" option if the washer is not spinning water out of the drum. Choose a new spin cycle and press "Start" to remove water from the drum.

6 Verify that all four feet are touching the ground evenly if the washing machine is rocking or vibrating during use. Adjust as needed.


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