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Programs do not complete!

My washing machine doesnt complete a cycle! It gets half way and then stops with the water still in the machine. The drain program does work though and I have checked the hoses at the back and there are no kinks. I have cleaned the filter and there are no items stuck in it. The mini program does work most of the time but sometimes does the same as a full program. Please help.

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Re: Programs do not complete!

Check if it heating - no heat will prevent completion of program

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