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Stegnant water smell

My washer gives off a smell when in discharge mode , only first load when not in use for a while, after that its fine. plus there is water sloshing around when not in use. does water completely leave out of drum in discharge mode? ( faulty pump ?)

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  • wbrazitis Dec 22, 2008

    i'l try thanx

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It should completely empty the m/c.
If it is plumbed into your sink waste this could be cause of smell, also if it is connected to your waste make sure the hose is above the bottom of the sink trap,as water can sometimes syphon back into the washer from the sink. Remove hose from sink connection and clean and check for obstruction.
I doubt your pump is faulty.
If it goes into a stand pipe make sure this is not partially blocked, and again clean stand pipe with a strong disinfectant or similar

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