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Grinding sound - drum turns then nothing - just grinding sound until E20 warning.

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Hello,
Can you turn the drum by hand.E20 relates to a fault with either the pump or the filter or drain may be blocked,check the filter is clean and the pump can be turned by hand,its up at the end of filter housing and can be seen depending on the model.If the drum cant be turned freely then you have something stuck inside the drum.

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