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#MDB5100AWB-water not draining. Screens were plugged bad. Taking all apart to clean/rinse.how do you take the bottom of assembly off? Thanks for any help.

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U need to remove the machine there are two screws at the tap of machine then u can chek everthing bottom of assembly (your pump seems to be the problem good luck

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Hello. to remove the lower panel you will need a phillips head screwdriver and a flashlight. get right down there and you will see that it is attached with screws. remove them and the front panel will come right off.

Regarding your water not draining issue. Begin by disconnecting the rubber drain hose, and the small pump at the low end of that hose. Examine for debris and remove it. Next inspect the trap under the kitchen sink and the garbage disposal if that is included. Chances are you will find a blockage.

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