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Whirlpool Calypso Washer

Unfortunately I have a Whirlpool Calypso washer. I noticed that the clothes were coming out of the washer with completely dry spots on some of them. It appears to me that the recirculation pump is not working. The tub stays dry until the rinse cycle when the water is dispensed from the top. The pump drains the water fine but does not spray into the tub during the wash cycle. Please help.

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  • muggrn Jul 13, 2008

    Hi, I had this problem also. Repair man said my loads were too big. I now only wash very small loads not even near the amount the user guide specifies... like 3 bath towels and 2-3 t shirts max per load. How's this for efficiency!!!!!


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At this point i hate to do this but if yo want a free replacement you have to contact whirlpool. this was involved in a class action lawsuit and they are making the repairs for free. otherwise replacing the pump is simple and you can get them off ebay for really cheep. :)

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