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My Whirilpool duet washer will not drain all the water in the spin cycle. its so bad now it wont drain with just a few pairs of paints.

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Please remove the drain hose from the tub and have the drain filter and the drain pump cleaned and back flushed thoroughly. Once this is done make sure that the washing machine is placed with the tilt slightly to the drain side so that the water collects to the drain outlet to fully drain off at the cycle.

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You need to clear out the drain pump. if you should be able to access the pump from the front bottom by unscrewing and removing the filter. If not then you will need to tilt the machine back as far as you can so you can access the underneath. You will see the small drain pump. Have a basin ready to catch any water that comes out when remove the pump which is only held in by 1 or 2 screws and twisted out or pulled out. If it is clear then try removing the pipe that goes from the pump to the base of the tub. Hope this helps

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Hi,
It sounds like a lid switch failure. The lid has to be closed for the motor to run on your washer. If the lid switch is faulty, it will act as if the lid is not closed.
You need to replace the lid switch.
Hope this helps.
Shane

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