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Washer not draining

Hello, My washer won't drain or spin after washing...what can I do to resolve the problem?
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Sorry about this problem,we get this alot your drain pump is clogged,so try this take cloths out and see if you can scoop out water.Now put rooto-roter drain opener in drum and let it sit for about 1-2hrs.Now run on heavy-duty by itself it may have to go through 2 cycles,to clear out clogg.See the drain pump is real small,so dog hair,strings,or pieces of rubber from throw rugs well clog pump.So first try this.

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