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Maytag Neptune won't drain

First generation neptune front loader washer. Washed a small rug/floor mat. Now it will not drain water out of tub. suspect clogged strainer in drain

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Your pump is clogged with matt mud...
remove the back panel
the pump will be right on the left
two hose clazmps
you will loose a gal water
1/4 turn on the pump it will now come out
disconnect the two wires...
clean the pump out and try to clean out sump hose and drain hose
sump from tub to pump
darin pump to drain
reassemble your done

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