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Washer model 44052 will not drain bleach/softner during cycles. dispensor tray is cleam and open

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Verify first if the bleach/fabric softener compartment in the dispenser drawer is full of water. If water is present, pull the dispenser drawer out then release the clip to pull it out completely. Remove the fabric softener compartment cover and clean the tubes both in the dispenser cavity and the compartment cover. The tubes fit together but the tube in the cover does not touch the bottom of the cavity to allow siphoning action when an overflow situation is created in the compartment to dispense the fabric softener. No dispensing action will occur if the tubes are clogged

The fabric softener compartment is filled only with water during the rinse fill as the right-hand side dispenser valve is activated only during this time. Allow the washer to advance to the rinse cycle before checking the fabric softener compartment for water. If the issue is water not being fed to the fabric softener, either the dispenser valve is not working or not activated or the holes where the water is being fed to the compartment is clogged. Check the holes on the dispenser housing directly above the bleach and softener compartment and clear it from clogs.

Swap the dispenser valve wires to check the condition of the dispenser valve if the holes are clear. Put bleach, detergent, and fabric softener in their respective compartments then run the washer and allow it to advance to the rinse cycle. Check which compartment is not flooded or dispensed after the cycle is completed.

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