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Whirlpool ADP 4300, drainage problems. 4 flashes indicating that water is not draining. I have made sure there is no blockage and cleaned all the filters, even reset the program. What should I do next

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Hi some times you will find that there is dirt in the pump itself that pumps water out there should be a screw cap on the front of the pump ,open that and clean it out ,After this take the outlet pipe and
lower it into a bucket and try again . this is just to see if there is more dirt coming out ,if so clean it again .
Then while it is pumping out lift the pipe to the same hight as the dranage outlet to see if its still pumping at that hight .hope this helps

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