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LG Top loader not draining water to rinse and spin

Went through wash cycle got stuck on rinse when water had to drain

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  • joluesro Jul 05, 2008

    I have the same problem, my LG Top loader is not always draining. What this mean is that it is able to do it when I pause it and re-start again, several times. Sometimes I have to wait for 5 minutes and power it again with only the rinse cycle and it start working. But it last hours washing because this problem. I have to stop and start again unti it get draining and spining. I unassembled the pump and cleaned it however it didn't solve the problem. I really appreciatte your help on this. What other procedures may I follow in order to fix it.



    Thanks,



    Jorge Esquivel

  • Anonymous Jul 07, 2008

    My machine has the same problem. I have to drain it manually as it will not drain by itself at all anymore. The timer counts down to 9 minutes and stops.

  • Johanr Mar 10, 2009

    My LG 8kg top loader goes through the cycle and stops at 9 minutes and gives an OE error code. I have cleaned the pump, pipes and air valve. There is no improvement. Please help.


    Johanr

  • wcperez Apr 11, 2009

    stop draining at 9 minutes and UE code

  • Anonymous May 10, 2009

    Went through the wash starts rinse cycle, but does not complete it, gets stuck and starts bleeping as if the lid is open. Then jumps back to the wash cycle.

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    Wont rinse and drain properly after cycle. Now it just clicks off and on, but won't run any of the cycles.

  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2014

    water will not drain

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YOU NEED TO CHECK THE WATER PUMP,SO LAY THE MACHINE ALL THE WAY DOWN ON ITS FRONT,NOW YOU HAVE ACCESS TO THE PUMP.Remove any debris that may be lodged inside of it.

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The LG washing works perfectly through the wash, spin, drain, rinse, spin, drain until the last 3 minutes on the drain when it signals "NO DRAIN". The pump wants to work. I think it is an electronic problem.

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I had the same problem. I drained the water putting the hose as low as possible and running it into a pan, I first tried to blow into the hose to see if it was clear. then opened the back, found the motor attached to the drain hose and found a electric wire had vibrated lose. put back together and runs like a charm. Garnet

Posted on Mar 30, 2009

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Could be the safety switch which is faulty which is activated by closing the lid. There is a plastic section on the left hand side of the lid which activates the switch. The plastic lip on my model broke so i riveted a piece of alumimium in place

Posted on Apr 18, 2009

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