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How do I remove the intake water filters to clean

How do I remove the intake water filters so I can clean them. I have removed the water hoses and the metal mess filters seem to be built into the blue plastic hose connectors and I don't see how to remove them. My problem is that the washing machine will not cycle to next stage on it's own. The filters are very clogged and I think this could help my problem

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Hi,
A tiny screw driver and you can wiggle it in on the very edge of the screen and pop them out....
The other way is to reverse the hose and blow water backwards through them to clean the crud out...

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