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Same prob-GE front: drum rotated during wash, but did not drain.

I took the panel from the bottom off...however, not sure which hose to take out...I can feel the coins, and other stuff on the BIG hose...Also beside the hose....do I need to clean any other place?

The BIG hose attached to the drum, and the motor and the little hose attached to the motor and extend out to the washer machine to drain.

It appears I can remove the BIG hose...with some type of screw...not sure how...however, the small hose uses a different clams...not sure if I can put it back together...do I need a special tools or I would not need to take that apart?

I am new at this...just too expensive to call a repair person, any help I really much appreciate...Thank you! Please help.

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All you need to worry about is the big hose(this the pump inlet)your gonna want to loosen the clamp at the pump(you will need a screwdriver or 5/16 nutdriver) once this is loose,remove the hose with a twisting motion.now clean it out & put it back together.all there is to it.hope this helps.thanx for using fix-ya.please rate all replys.

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Most of the time the hoses are attached with spring clamps. Just use a pliers to squeeze them together to allow you to remove them. Take off both hoses. Scoop out as much water as you can first. You may want to pull the machine forward about two feet and then tilt it back to the wall to prevent remaining water from spilling. Pump is only held down by two screws. Take them out and inspect the pump for obstructions and remove coins and other objects from the big hose.

You can do it.

Posted on Nov 16, 2008

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