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Spins very slow belt apears good does not drain well

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It is slow to spin because the water and clothes are to heavy for high speed. You need to open up the pump housing to get to the impellar and check for any obstructions. If clear, check the pipes for any blockages and remove. Once that is done, it will work normally again.

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