Question about Washing Machines

1 Answer

How do I get to the pump- it seems to be blocked?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Top Expert:

    An expert who has finished #1 on the weekly Top 10 Fixya Experts Leaderboard.

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

  • Washing Mach... Master
  • 44,351 Answers

Many you have to remove the entire back panel

Posted on Apr 06, 2015

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Engine seems to run fine as long as the plug is not fouled however it smokes and leaks oil from the fuel pump. It seems as though there is too much crank case pressure


oil from the fuel pump may indicate a failure of the diaphragm of the fuel pump and petrol is getting into the sump
that will raise the oil level to a point where the oil ring can longer control the oil getting to the top of the piston
it is possible that the sump breather hose is blocked or if it has a small pvc valve that that is blocked

May 06, 2016 | Briggs AND Stratton Intek Briggs &...

1 Answer

My vw polo classic 2000 model is burning out the fuel pump what can be the cause


It seems you have a blocked fuel line from the tank to the pump, the fuel pump is cooled by the fuel flowing through it. Check if your fuel filter isn't blocked

Aug 12, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Salt is blocked and not going down


u take dishwasher pump apart and cleaned from salt using water, it seems that the pump was jammed .

Oct 19, 2014 | Bosch Dishwashers

1 Answer

The water doesnt seem to be pumping away even though I can hear the sound of the pump


If water is not going away then it is likely the drain hose is blocked, the filter plate is blocked or the kitchen sink drain is blocked. check the garbage disposal unit if used in the kitchen sink has been operated and clear of rubbish before you operate dishwasher. Need make and model number of dishwasher to get a better idea.

Dec 10, 2012 | Dishwashers

1 Answer

My wf t1001tp wont drain...can anyone help?


sounds like a blocked drain hose or a faulty pump motor..If the machine can be drained by putting the drain hose lower than the water level then the hose is not blocked and it may be the pump...Make sure the hose leaves the machine from under the tub and not high on rear of washer. Obviously water won't flow uphill..If the pump has failed a new pump motor is much cheaper than buying a whole new pump....Nomess

Apr 04, 2010 | LG WFT1071TP Top Load Washer

2 Answers

My LG WM 1260FHD is displaying OE. I have cleaned out the filter (4times) and have manually had to drain it 5-6times. Ihave now tried it with out clothes in it & the water does not seem to drain from...


Hi

You either have something blocking the pump propellors or the pump itself has failed.

You need to get to the pump. I suggest laying the machine on its back. Disconnect the power and hoses before hand.

There is a cap on the pump, where it joins to the filter cavity. You need to unscrew that cap. I believe they are star shaped screws. Once you remove the cap, look to see if anything has gone through the filter and blocked the propellors. Alot of times it may be a hair pin or some small object. If there is nothing there, then I suggest replacing the pump. Make sure when you are putting the pump back on, that you have the O-ring sealer in place.

good luck
Ash

Nov 20, 2009 | Air Tools & Compressors

1 Answer

Pump outlet is blocked


it was difficult for me to access the pump; so i connected the outlet pipe to my vaccuum cleaner and it did manage to get water out, but the moment i took the vaccuum cleaner out the pump was ineffective on its own. so i repeated this about 10 times and then the pump blockage was cleared and it is able to work on its own again.

Jun 02, 2009 | LG Washing Machines

Not finding what you are looking for?
Washing Machines Logo

Related Topics:

27 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Washing Machines Experts

Gerry Harvey
Gerry Harvey

Level 3 Expert

1461 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76132 Answers

Brad Brown

Level 3 Expert

15644 Answers

Are you a Washing Machine Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...