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Washer will hum and will not drain water out!

Washer will wash/agitate, but when it reaches the rinse/spin cycle it just hums and will not spin and drain out the water.

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You will have to either look under the machine or take the back off.
You will see the big motor which does the washing.
You will also see a small motor which drains the machine.
Disconnect the power supply and remove the pipes from the small motor.
It could be blocked up from congealed washing powder.
Or something may have blocked the pipe from the drum to the drain motor.
If it all looks ok and still doesn`t work, then the motor has siezed.
Very easy to replace
good luck

Posted on Jan 25, 2009

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