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Kenmore wacher drains but the allows drain water back in after cycle is done.

The washer drains fine, but then after the cycle is done the water left in the drain tube flows back into the washer. I'm not sure what part(s) are needed to order. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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Turns out the washer was fine. The drain pipe running from the house to the city sewer line was clogged causing the water to back up. One call to Roto-Rooter and problem solved.

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I think your problem could more of a plumbing or installation issue, rather than a problem with your washer. Please refer to the link below for advice on basic washer installation tips.

http://www.fixya.com/support/r389335-basic_washer_installation_tips

You may need to double check your drain line to ensure it is not too long, it is installed at the correct height, and that it has the required air gap to drain properly. Please post back if you have any further questions. I hope you find this information helpful.

Posted on May 22, 2008

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