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My Whirlpool WTW7300 top load washer fabric softener is not working.

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I would take boiling water and pour it down the unit in case something hardened in the line. Next, if that doesn't work push a heavier type wire in as far as it will go to force an obstruction loose. If no obstruction you will need to call a repairman. Good luck.

Posted on Nov 23, 2014

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HI. your model has a dispenser solenoid for the fabric softener dispenser on this unit. If the solenoids are out or malfunctioning, it will render the dispenser useless. i recommend checking the solenoids on the fabric softener dispenser for continuity. The resistance should be 1100+- 7%. replacing this blown solenoid will fix this issue. Remember. the dispenser valve will not function without a working solenoid.


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The fabric softener dispenser in my Whirlpool washing machine is caked w/hair and detergent. I have tried to take it out by unscrewing it, but it won't come out. What's the secret? Please help!

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Take out the drawer and clean the compartment and pipe at the end of the drawer with hot soapy water - washing up liquid works well. Clean all around it. To show this is working OK, put it in the sink and fill up the compartment with water until it is overflowing then stop. The water should drain out of the compartment on its own.

Next, where the drawer fits in the machine clean the water exit above the drawer with a washing up brush. This can appear brown or white depending on your water type. If this is OK try running the machine. If there is still a problem, remove the drawer again and turn off the power at the mains. Use something like a paper clip to poke all the holes in the water dispenser area above the drawer. There are lots of them so some patience might be required. If you live in a hard water area it could be blocked with limescale in which case an application of a descaling mousse or spraty will assist. Once complete, make sure you rinse the drawer area, drawer and put the drawer back in and run the machine on a short cold fill wash cycle. Put some fab con in the drawer to test that the machine drains it correctly. If all is well then there will be no fab con left. If it is still there then you will need to get into the water dispensing area to see what is wrong. Occasionally the mechanism can get jammed, lose a spring or just get broken, in which case it will need replacing.

Posted on Oct 23, 2009

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Try cleaning out ..this should cure . the other thing that can cause this is a faulty solonoid valve as some machines have a seperate valve for this action....

Posted on Nov 25, 2009

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SOURCE: kenmore 3.5 super capacity front load washer won't dispense fabric softener

Kenmore 110 front load washer wil not dispense fabric softner. Code 21. Have already checked pump and filter obstructions

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