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Fisher Paykel not pumping

I have a Fisher Paykel GWL15. It will run through all the cycles until it gets to rinse. The pump tries to work, but it hums for about 10 seconds, then quits and does it again...It repeats this process for about a min then beeps. I am not very mechanically inclined. So I tried to remove the pump and check that and the diverter valve. But I have no clue what they look like or where they are. So I dont want to remove random parts :( Thx!!!

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  • aatmwilson Dec 14, 2008

    So I bought and downloaded the service manual.....found the pump. Pulled it out....Somehow there was a stick in there?!?!?! Guess my husband or one of the kids had it in a pocket. Hmm. Anyway. Thank you very much for your info! I appreciate it!

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The pump is down underneath the machine. The fact that you hear a HUM is a clear indicator that there's something caught in the pump. You have to tip the machine back in order to get at the pump.

If you need a factory service manual, you can get one from fisher paykel here for only 10 bucks:
http://fisherpaykelparts.net/index.php?categoryid=115&productid=46

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  • Greg Angeli
    Greg Angeli Dec 14, 2008

    Excellent...! Glad we could help. Happy Holidays from the FixYa crew!!

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