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Washing machine not working

Washer goes through the washing cycle but will not spin just stops after draining I tried it on spin alone it struggled but spun, although making an awful grating sound I then tried it on rinse and spin but just filled with water and did not start anything after draining with tube and bowl took out clothes
I have now got the washer on its front ( door ) and have taken off the drain pump top the impellor is loose on the drive but does turn the pump if I hold it on and turn it. any ideas ?
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  • nightrain71 Mar 08, 2008

    Mine spins it I am there to get it started. Otherwise, it doesn't spin by itself.



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Check your exit hose spigot, it may be clogged. This is if your filter is all clean. There should be air for passage in the standpipe behind. Your hose should not fit airtight into the standpipe and neither too deep into it. Snaking out your standpipe would be good too.

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