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Our whirlpool washer gvw9959kq2 won't drain. All of the troubleshooting tips say to unclog the hose... but it doesn't say how. How do we unclogged the hose AND how do we get "stuff" out from under the washer plate?

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  • saragw2008 Jun 30, 2009

    How do i remove the front panel?

  • saragw2008 Jun 30, 2009

    Got the hose out and found "gunk" and several pennies that were worn almost down to nothing! Hopefully that will do it. Now need to reassemble the beast:)

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Remove the front panel and the hoses will be accessible. Removing the wash plate is not advised unless you are prepared to replace seals.
Eric

Posted on Jun 29, 2009

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    Eric Duda Jun 30, 2009

    It has been awhile since I've seen a Calypso but I believe it is held in place with clips. Slide a plastic putty knife between the top and front panel near the corners.

    http://www.searspartsdirect.com/partsdir...


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    Eric Duda Jun 30, 2009

    Yes those are a "joy" to service. Congratulations!

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