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The problem is even with new plumbing I have to buy filters to put on the drain hose so it does not overflow from a build up of lint (this I have never had to do with any other washer I have owned). It still over flows from time to time. I just want you to know (although I feel this will do nothing except I got to vent) we are in the process of remodeling our bathroom. If this continues, which I'm sure it will, and we continue on the bathroom our money will have been wasted. It has already ruined the drywall, flooring and wood. We have had a plumber out 3 times. The last time they told us we needed to buy the filters for the drain hose. We have done that. I just put a new one on and after 3 loads of laundry it overflowed again. I am deeply disappointed with your product and we purchased it because it was a GE appliance. If I could I would gladly get rid of it tomorrow. Needless to say I won't be buying another GE product. Thank you for your time and I'm sure I won't be getting a response, there is really no general complaint department I could find. I wonder why that is. Oh and also it does not always spin the clothes to be damp enough to dry. They are soaking wet and yes I followed the trouble shooting tips. My washer is not off balance and I just have to run another cycle of drain and spin.

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  • ju3514s Mar 26, 2008

    Hope you got to read the original complaint and problem.

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You would be better to vent your frustration's to a G.E. representative,( Although yes it does apprear to be your drainage issue, and would happen regardless of manufacture of washer.

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