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Water not pumping out and spin cycle not working.

The water is not pumping out of the machine before the spin cycle starts. It has a buzzing sound and the machine continues to wash during the spin cycle rather than spinning.

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Re: Water not pumping out and spin cycle not working.

It sounds like you have something obstructing the pump. does the machine eventually empty? or does it remain with water in it. you need to remove the hose that leads from the tub to the pump and clear any debris. if you continue to run with debris in the pump you could burn out the pump motor

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