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Roper top load washing machine. Fills with water and then stops

Machine will fill with water, agitate, and then nothing. Will not spin, rinse, drain, or make a sound, just sits full of water. I believe it is the timer. I have taken the cover off, unplugged the timer but can not get the knob off of the timer in order to remove the two screws to remove the timer.
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Check out the drain pump, it is not uncommon stuff gets stuck in the impeller preventing it to do its work.

Also check out the drain filter and that the drain tube is not clogged. Very common causes of trouble in my experience and would give symptoms like you describe..

A good method to check if the output side is clear may seem a little gross but... take a deep breath and blow through the drain tube from the other end (taking whatever precautions you feel like).... It should be possible and if you can't, you know where the problem is.

Good luck!

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