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Goes through cycle, but doesn't drain. Will drain manually

I have a Maytag Legacy Series Model # sav405deww. It will run through the entire cycle and when you open the lid, there is water in the tub. I used another setting, and it worked fine for a few days, but it now has water in the tub. When I set the cycle to spin, it will drain, so it is not clogged. Is this a timer issue?

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Hi, Sounds like it could be timer. Does the timer advance to the off position? There could be a partial plug in the hose or pump also. You can add water again and then go to spin cycle. Lift the drain hose out of the drain pipe just enough that you can see the water flow. You should see water draining out with a bit of force and the stream should be the sizt of the drain hose.
I hope this helps you. Please let me know if I can be of more assistance.

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Vic

Posted on May 11, 2009

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