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Wont drain error 3

The drum wont drain and shows error 3 I have no manual

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Re: wont drain error 3

Check filter - try putting drain hose down at floor level and see if water runs out freely. if not, filter ius blocked. if water comes out freely, you may have a foreign object in drain pump. remove filterand see if you can see it. you will have water everywhere!!

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Check the pump filter which could be blocked or something like a nail has jammed the pump impeller. this may cause a mess as the water needs to be drained to access the removable cover to gain access to the filter/impeller.
Also check the drain pipe is not blocked. this can also be used to drain the machine into a bucket manually.

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Push start and machine wont fill and draining/unlocking light sarts blinking about 2 seconds later

My machine had the exactly same problem:
1. Push Start button to wash, but Draining/Unlocking light will flash right away. The drum started to run and stopped
2. No error code shown up
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4. Run Universal Test: error code F25 (later, found nothing wrong with the CCU)
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2. Clean the drain pipe from the pump to tub: found more coins.
3. Clean chamber of pressure switch at the tub: found nothing.
4. Clean the gap between tub and drum: found a credit card!
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When you took the filter out did you check there was nothing jamming the impeller at the back?

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If after that its still not draining then its likely to be the pump which is faulty.If you have already replaced the pump then check the connection of pump to the hose.
You can get required parts from

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Please just try this first,
unplug your machine from the wall for 1 min and replug back into wall. this will reset machine, then try to put on the spin/drain cycle, see if this works.
let me know if I can be of further assistance

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