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Hi, i have a hotpoint aquarius 6kg wma50, my

Hi, i have a hotpoint aquarius 6kg Powerstream wash system wma50, my problem is it is not draining water,the drum turns but also it does not spin now
Can anyone give me any ideas as to what can b wrong? Im thinkin i needa new pump, is that all i need?
All help appreciated,
Thanx

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  • Hunnimonster Jul 27, 2009

    Thanx for the reply, yes i have checked for blockages(well my sis did) There was a kink in the pipe,but i straightened it, also took out the white plastic bit with the ball in it,and cleaned it, still doesnt drain or spin

    Luckily a new pump isnt expensive, the laundrama will be makin a fair bit cash from me, lol till i get new pump

  • Hunnimonster Jul 27, 2009

    how do i check power to the pump? dont have any tools, just normal screwdrivers etc, no other half(man) to ask to check for me

    Thanx

  • Hunnimonster Jul 27, 2009

    thank u kjetiledv
    I will try wot u suggested, takin it to workshop, will let u know how i get on

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Have you checked for blockage in the pump. Or the have been some problems with a ball that sits in the hose between pump and the drum. This can block the water. Check this berfore purchase new pump.

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  • kjetiledv Jul 27, 2009

    You can also check power to the pump, if you get power to pump then its settled. Or you can measure resisance on connectors on pump. If you have acsess to el tools.

  • kjetiledv Jul 27, 2009

    hmmm. if u dont have any tools that can measure voltage and ohm. than it wont be easy to check the pump. what u can do is dismount the pump from the machine and take it to your local workshop for appliances. then they can test the pump with power to see if it responds to power. if it rotates at the workshop and not on the machine, then you know the pump works. and than it must something with the electronics. we do this all the time at our workshop.

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