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Remove the bottom kick panel. should be 3 or 4 1/4 " nut. open and check drain pump.

Posted on Mar 17, 2011

  • Dwayne Hoo-Fong Mar 17, 2011

    Drain pump is probably clogged. you may want to have a container with you to catch the water that will be spilling out and some towels. Check the drain hose, make sure it isn't clogged or kinked. Check the electrical connections at the pump and make sure the pump is running. You can check continuity at the pump using a multimeter and unplugging unit. remove connectors from drain pump. Set the meter to check continuity. Place meter leads across both terminals. If there is continuity, then the pump should be good.

    Check the drain pump filter for foreign objects.

    if all the above checks out to be ok, and the pump still isn't running, then yu may need to replace the pump.

    *Also if there is too much soap or suds, the pump will shut down. you may have to run unit several times in the rinse cycle using cold water.



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