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My washer won't drain or spin. When it gets to the spin cycle it just sits and makes a humming noise. It's full of water and I need help! What in the world could it be?

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    nina_marie Jun 15, 2008

    Ok so my problem was easy! There was one of my sons socks in the line! When I saw people saying they had that problem I thought surely it wasn't my issue and it was! Thank goodness it wasn't anything major! Thanks so much for you help!

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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

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