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GE Washer won't drain or spin

My GE washer is less than 2 years old. During a wash it held the entire load of water and does nothing else. I unattached the hose from the back and drained the water. I was able to get it through a cycle but it hesitated during the spin cycle like it was choking. Now it won't drain again or spin.

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    mrstg65 Dec 12, 2012

    this is the first time that this website helped me to actually fix something.Thank you Albert!

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    water is not draining and machine not spinning.

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This is something that you can fix even if your not a technical person . first you have to open the washing machine front panel or back panel , second , follow the DRAIN HOSE to where its connected to a little motor, disconnect the DRAIN HOSE , take the LITTLE MOTOR out and clean it out , it could be clogged.
it happen once and find out the person put the BATH RUG SET
to wash , the rug was so old that pieces of a rubber underneath the rugs clogged the drain , so there was no rinse and no spin.
try it , I hope it helps.

Posted on Apr 16, 2008

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    mrstg65 Dec 12, 2012

    thanks albert! this worked..right on the money!

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