Question about Frigidaire Washing Machines
Kinked hose or blockage in the water pump you defininatley have material in the water pump
disconnect washer all together pull out after you drain the water by hand as far as can go use a dolly take out side drain the rest by tipping on side you might need 2 or 3 people to get the washer out with little water left when on side pull the water pump off look inside and pull material out with a pair of needle nose pliars that clamp you will need 2 people to pull out material one to hold the pump and one to pull material out with pliars
once done before you put back together do a lube on your washer with appliance oil this will insure good maintenance
what i decribed at top is the non costly way to fix your own washer if there is material stuck in water pump
Posted on Jun 13, 2008
1-check the drain hose maybe cloged 2-check the drain filter maybe filed with materials 3- check no spin mode maybe you selected thank you
Posted on Jun 08, 2009
It sounds like you have a blocked pump. I have read that the pump is connected directly to the motor. You will need some tools at hand before you try to disconnect the pump from the motor.
Make sure that you disconnect the machine from the power supply. Tilt the machine back to access the pump from the bottom of the machine. It will be connected to the motor with clips. Have some towels ready to mop up the water.
I hope this works for you.
Posted on Jul 27, 2011
Hi from retired Englishman in SW France,
Indesit (Hotpoint, Ariston) 'F05' decodes as 'pump'blocked'.
I would gently suggest as a first step that you clean the drain motor/pump lint tray/filter. So many 'faults' are caused by blocked filters and many machines will not even go to rinse or spin or release the door lock if there is any water still left inside.
Following are my complete and generic guidance notes for checking both the drain motor filter and the drain motor ;-0)
REMOVE POWER AND ENSURE YOU HAVE A WATER RECEPTACLE/RAGS TO SOAK UP THE WATER WHICH IS BOUND TO POUR OUT (alternatively use a wet vac as sensibly suggested by VinnyB1234!)
If you are unsure where the filter is, it is often behind the front lower (kick) panel (or in some machines at the rear in an awkward position!). These panels are either held on by (plasic) screws or will just pull off. Most filters are held in by a round cover/knob. Sometimes the filter will not come out with the cover and you will have to persuade it to come out to play.
It's surprising what people have found in theirs! It is always worthwhile checking it on a regular basis.
Now- whilst the filter is removed it is normally possible to see the drain motor and ensure it is not jammed by a foreign object such as a needle or a toothpick. It should be able to be turned by hand/finger- the power IS OFF!
At this point it is also possible to test if the motor works. No clothes or water in the machine, select a spin cycle and put the power back on. You should be able to see the motor turning at some point, possibly straight away. Using something suitable like a glove see if it is easy to briefly slow the motor down. If it is easy then the motor is malfunctioning.
If this has assisted you please consider a 4 thumbs up for the rating.
Thanks and good luck!
Posted on Jul 29, 2011
SOURCE: Roper washing machine fills and
Before the Spin Cycle should start, all water must be drained out of the machine. If it does not start, it could likely mean the Drain pump may be clogged. Please follow my below tip on the fix:
ACCESS, DRAIN & CLEAN THE DRAIN PUMP FILTER...
If this does not help, the drain pump may be faulty.
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Posted on Sep 05, 2011
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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