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I have a Maytag Neptune Mod # HAH5500BWW front load washer aprox 4 yrs old. Within the last year when it first starts to drain, it seems that there is a major amount of water at first trying to empty which causes it to over flow back out of the drain pipe on the wall. After this the water amount is not as much and it drains without a problem. I've cleaned out the drain pipe quite throughly using various devices including a bulbous looking short hose that inflates inside the pipe preventing a back discharge thus creating a forcefull stream of water going forward and heavy duty drain cleaners. To check this all out, I stuck a water hose in the drain pipe about 3 inches down, turned it on full blast for many minutes without the water coming back out. The only thing that causes me some concern is the rubber device at the end of the washer drain hose. I have forced this device into the pipe where only two small holes remain on both sides of the hose end which is where the water comes out of. So "WHAT AM I DOING WRONG OR NOT DOING CORRECTLY'. I am at "my wits end" as they say. Unfortunately my manual has taken up hiding so my descriptions leave a lot to be desired. I sure hope someone can help. Thank You!!!\r\nPhil Grincewich (408) 374-6250 sprucecrick@comcast.net

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