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Had the ld code i checked the discharge hose and replaced .

After replacing hose I thought maybe that was problem since washer could not reach its operating water leval but I now found that there maybe another problem because now it won't discharge any water. any suggestions would be a great help. I do have the front cover off next I plan on taking the bottom
off to check out the pump and other lines for blockage.
Thanks again,
MIKE
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I experienced many LD's over the years with my whirlpool calypso. My non-technical solution (not recommended but it usually worked) was to push an electrical "fish tape" down the discharge hose trying to dislodge some debris. That process was successful about 90% of the time.

Perhaps the better solution is to take the back off and look at what I believe is a check valve contraption. That piece has about four hoses that attach to it. What I recently did was remove the hose on the left side as you face the back of the washer (closest to the back wall of the washer). I then found a suitable instrument that I could shove into the valve assembly and hook onto the big clump of debris that had collected in the valve assembly. By the time I was done there was about a baseball size clump of lint and hair and who knows what............but the washer did drain freely after that ............(until the U-Joint failed).

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