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Turn the washer on, no water starts, but can hear

Turn the washer on, the water does not start, but can hear a hum.

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Your pump is blocked locate it and undo 3 bilts on cover and you should see the blockage inside

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Samsung front load washer will turn on but will not let water in to start wash cycle.


the humming sound is the coil for the solenoid that activates the water valve
have an technician replace it or if you are not using hot water ,change the hoses at the taps and use a hot water setting

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My Kenmore HE2 front load washer when I go to start a load of clothes it's making a humming sound and not filling up with water?


Either one of your water valves isn't working properly, or the lines have sediment restricting the volume of water . What I would do is turn the water to the machine off and remove the water lines and make sure they aren't filled will calcium, etc. and look in the water valves where the hoses connect because that are, which has a screen, may be full of nastiness. If both those are good then the water valve solenoid(s) are stuck and won't open. The humming sound you hear lets you know the rest of the machine is working because the sound is generated by power being applied to the valve by the control.

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MY GE front loader washer won't fill with water or spin. I hear a hum when I turn it on and it sounds as if it's about to start a cycle but nothing happens.


It sounds as if your water valve is either clogged or the solenoid is stuck and not letting any water in. Here is a checklist of things you should do to help isolate the problem:
1) check to make sure the water is on
2) turn the water off and remove the water lines and verify that both the lines and the screens on the valve are clear of debris, calcium, etc.
3) take the top off the machine where you can actually see the valve, turn the machine on and see if the vavle is the humming noise that you are hearing. If so and no water is coming out then the valve is bad.

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Washing machine hums


your washer hums but does not start. do you have the water turned on? mine did the same thing and i forgot to turn on the water, the hum sound was the pump

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When i start my Indesit washing machine,i only hear a humming sound and nothing more.. it will just not begin to work.. please help me.


The humming sound you can hear is probably the water inlet valve energising but not letting the water in.
Check that the water is on to the washer, to be certain it is remove the inlet hose, and see if there is water present, if there is, then the valve itself could be faulty.
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Nothing will happen untill the water comes in. Check the water inlet SCREENS fer clogs

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I have a maytag washer (model -dependable care) and when we start the wash the motor just hums, the water does not fill, if we move the timer switch to rinse the motor engages and the unit works entire the...


Check your fill tubes remove the hoses and see if the filters are plugged, you are not hearing the motor humming. You are hearing the watervalve humming, the motor will not start until the tube is full of water.

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