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It isn't draining. There is dirty water sitting in the bottom of it. Tried to see if anything was blocking the drain but couldn't find anything.

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I have a bosch classic electronic, the check water light came on mid cycle there was dirty water in the bottom of the machine, it wouldnt drain away. I took all the filters out, washed them, couldnt see a blockage , turned it on and of and reset several times, waited overnight did it all again. Nothing worked. So I just took all the water out the front so it was nearly all gone then I turned it on again and now it seams to be working, I'm going to get one of those finish cleaner bottles and run that thru now, I dont know what or how it all happened but it seams to be fixed now good luck

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Check the entire length of the drain hose from the washer bottom to the connection at the sink drain for kinks--you may need to pull the machine out of the cabinet part way to check. Make sure the hose passes over a point higher than the drain connection at the sink. If you have access to a wet/dry shop vacuum, remove the sink end and **** the water out. If nothing comes out, then there is an obstruction somewhere. Use the vacuum to **** the drain opening inside the washer.

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