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Hotpoint WMA35 - water will not empty and will not spin

Hope you can help, the drum is going round as it does to wash but the water will not drain from the drum and it then will not spin.

Can you tell me what the problem could be and how I can drain the water from the machine please

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Hi Debbie

Yes your machine will not spin if the water cannot drain... I do not have the machine in front of me but I would presume to think that you have a blockage in the water pump (or drain pump)

There is a normally a small pvc or plastic filter just before the pump and this would stop most big things entering the pump.. if not there could be a coin or button stuck in your pumps impeller.

Unfortunately if you are not technically inclined you will find it hard to access and open the pump otherwise just open the back plate on the machine (after removing the power socket from the wall) the pump is located at the bottom left and fairly easy to remove and open the plastic casing.

If this does not solve your problem please give more info........

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Hello deb it sounds as if the drain pump has either gone or possibly blocked , it is also possible the outlet hose is blocked. your machine should not SPIN with water in the drum any way . hope this helps u . regards BTW

Posted on Feb 20, 2008

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