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How can i tell if my pump is clogged i already have the front panel off

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  • shawnasteven May 02, 2010

    GE top loader Model #S1070A3ww I already have front panel off need 2 know how to remove pump. It seems to have a red wire and black wire attached. Do these come off also

  • shawnasteven May 02, 2010

    thanks very helpful

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Do you hear any humming sound when it runs?

Posted on May 02, 2010

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    INDIRA KUMAR May 02, 2010

    Yesthose wires must also come off..

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    INDIRA KUMAR May 02, 2010

    Remove the two wires connected to the pump and use an ohm meter to
    read output. Place the meter between the two terminals of the washer's pump.Ensure ohm reading is between 5 and 10 before checking other parts of
    the machine for obstructions, namely in the holding tank below the spin
    drum. If the ohm reading is too low, a new pump is the final diagnosis.

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