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Hi I have an older stackable maytag washer/dryer. The problem is the washer fills and then stops. Last time the problem was a baby sock stuck in the pump, so I'm trying to remove the pump to check for a clog and can't get the sucker out! How do I do this? Also, why does this keep happening? I've cut my load size way down!

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Have you checked the belt or the breaker

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SOURCE: older maytag stackable washer and dryer combo washer fills , washes and spins but water wont pump out

check for the pump belt broken or off,clogged pump or sock or small item clogging the tub outlet to pump hose. the pump pulley may have become loose on the shaft also

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hi
first thought would be water soleniods but it is unlikely that both would fail you could try just selecting one temp and then swaping hose and select the other temp if it wont work on either then i would think it is not a sol. problem, lid switch could cause it not to fill also but you did say it would spin so that will rule it out ,its coming back to a module problem ,something to ponder on
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seen this a few times in the field if you gain access to the drain pump area of the washer which is on the bottom you will see the plastic pump and the tub hose that goes to it and then the hose going from it and to the wall drain.. check the hose from the tub to the pump and then check the pump assembly area itself.. it will be in one of the 2 places.. beware there will be water in these hoses so have a shop vac or a few large towels to catch the water and slowly remove the hose so that it does not all come out at once.. if there is water in the tub you need to get as much out as possible or it will all drain on floor when you remove hose.... good luck to you..

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