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Doesn't drain My washer fills with water and washes, but won't drain. It stops at that cycle and when I try to restart it just makes a weard noise. I believe it may be the same problem that you helped mnclan with. Not sure. If so, how do I clean the filter as you suggested to mnclan? Hi, I have a Fisher & Paykel washing machine that I bought quite a few years ago. It is very reliable but just tonight it has stopped on the 'empty' cycle. There is a humming which seems like it is trying to do something but doesn't. I walked in to the laundry and the 'short rinse' button was flashing and beeping so this may be some sort of code. Can anyone help? Cheers

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    THANKS HEAPS, DONE AND DUSTED!

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The drain pump is almost definitley blocked. To solve this problem properly you will need to removed the top deck of the machine, then remove the agitator and inner bowl. The opening to the pump is in the front right hand corner, using Philips screwdriver remove the pump hood and the obstruction should be accessible. Reassemble. TURN THE POWER OFF BEFORE STARTING

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Do you have any instructions on how to perform this operation, in particular the removal of the top deck? I am having the same issue...

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