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Front load washer

Our GE front load washer wont function past one slight spin each way then do nothing for the rest of the cycle. There is water that wont drain and the machine want spin.

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  • dankutch Apr 20, 2008

    I couldnt figure out how to check the pump turbine.

  • dankutch Apr 21, 2008

    I took the pump out, cleaned it as suggested along with the filter and drain hoses and YAHOO it works again!!

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  1. Turn off machine and unplug it.
  2. Open filter it and clean it.
  3. Check if in pump turbine is clogged or jammed with foreign object. On some pumps you can test if turbine it rotates free using screwdriver or a finger.
  4. Check if the drain outlet pipe is clogged.

Unless pump motor is dead I'm 99% sure that either filter, pump and/or drain pipe are clogged.

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