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LINT FILTER IS NOT WORKING it should be recycling the water back into the machine and cleaning the lint.

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    Jahn27 Aug 05, 2010

    Recirculation of water is done by the pump and not the lint filter. Check the pump if recirculation is poor.

  • bonniedoonz7 Aug 05, 2010

    I JUST GOT THE AGITATOR OFF WHERE IS THE PUMP?

  • Jahn27
    Jahn27 Aug 05, 2010

    The pump is under the tub and it is directly coupled to the rear spline of the drive motor.



  • bonniedoonz7 Aug 05, 2010

    THANK YOU

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Just wanted to know where the lint filter is located. how do I access to it, and how often should I change the filter.


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