Question about Frigidaire GLTF2940ES Front Load Washer
I have a frigidaire washer model ltf 2140 eso. it quit running in the spin cycle and now if i try to start it it will start but then shut off after 2 seconds.please help, thanks travis
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Ours did the same thing when we brought it home ...little did we know you have to take out 4 bolts from the back that hold the drum in place ...then it worked perfectly ,lol. And yes i am a blond ,lol.
Posted on Feb 05, 2008
You'll very likely have something caught in your drain pump. First set the washer to drain and spin. If you hear a hum or grinding noise and the water in the tub isn't draining or it's draining slowly you have something in the pump. If you take the rear panel off you'll reveal the drain pump at the right front corner or maybe middle on this model. if you empty all the water from your machine you can take off the spring clamp (this can be tricky) attaching the thick rubber hose from your tub to your drain pump. (you may want to have some old towels ready) With this off you can feel around for what's blocking the drain pump's impeller. You may want to take the screws out that secure the drain pump to the base and the other spring clamp that attaches the drain hose to the drain pump. Good luck!
Posted on Oct 15, 2008
The drain filter is clogged. I had the same problem. There is a filter inside the "drain boot" (black) that comes from the drum to the drain pump. Mine was completely clogged with money, lint, etc..
Posted on Oct 19, 2008
This often is a drain hose that is too low or a drain hose that has been pushed too far down inside the stand pipe....the water is actually siphoning out of the washer. Do not "seal" the drain hose to the house plumbing pipe, this will also allow the water to be siphoned out.
Posted on Nov 12, 2008
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