The water company installed a new water meter and dirt backed up all water lines to the house including washing machine, now the washing machine is clogged with dirt, a small amount of water will trickle out.
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Re: washing machine clogged with dirt
You probably have sediment clogged in the inlet hoses and/or screens in the water inlet valve of the washer. First, turn off your water taps in the back of the washer. Disconnect the hoses one at a time and insert them in the wash tub. Turn the water taps back on to see if you are getting water through the lines. If not, you will need to remove the hoses and flush them out. If the hoses appear fine, inspect the sediment screens on your water inlet valve (this is where the hoses connect to). You can use cotton swabs to remove most sediment. If you cannot get the screens to clear and/or if sediment has gotten inside the water inlet valve, you will probably have to replace it. Try flushing the lines and cleaning the sediment screens, first, though. I hope this helps you.
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Some machines are set to release a small portion of water into the softner to cleanse it, however u may have a clogged hose line forcing water back up and out? or cracked damaged lines, etc even a house tube that came unplugged ?
Hi, depending on where you live (such as an apartment, house, or the kind of water company you have. The easiest thing to do, I would think, would be to make sure nothing in your house is using water. Check your water meter, run your washing machine, then go back out and see the difference on your meter. Depending on your washer, different "soil" levels will use more or less water. Hope this helped
because the function of filter is to block the small particles or dirty things including grease or oil etc., before disposing the water, and to avoid the clogging of floor drain and even sewage line.
And after you used it you should check the filter if theres a some dirt, and grease or oil to clean up to avoid clogging and unclean water from your washing machine
take your lines off and check your screens in the back of the water inlet valve,, then with the hoses off hold them in a bucket and turn them on, this will get rid of all the dirt and things in the lines,, the screens will be where your hoses hook up on the back of the unit
I have give the same solution in other post, here it is : usually problem with semi auto washing machine is on the sensors , exactly in the water level sensor, please check the hose that connected to water level sensor, make sure no dirt blocking or clogging the hose. also you can clean the tube under the pulsator, usually there is many dirt blocking the hose line.
the problem is in the hose leading to the water level sensor, if there is no dirt and looks normal, water level sensor must be replaced
1. Clogged drain line or water pump Check to see if there's something stuck inside the pump or the drain hose connected to the pump (pump is usually located at the bottom and towards the back of the washing machine).
2. Water Pump If the drain line isn't clogged, you may have a problem with the water pump such as a frozen pulley or a broken impeller. If that's the case replace the water pump. Note: if you have a belt driven washer, check the belt(s) for cracks, as this would be a perfect time to replace the belt(s) if needed.
3. Drain Filter Check the drain filter for clogs as well. This filter can become clogged overtime, preventing the free flow to exit the drain tube. It is located inside the unit, mounted on the pump housing.
**The most common issue will be an obstructed hose or, line
NOTE-If the hoses filter,and pump check out ok, this will confirm that there is a serious within the actual control sector(Timer module or control board). It should be replaced i this case.
It's coming from something deteriorating in your water heater,there were some heaters out there that had a thermostat housing that was breaking down and doing what you describe.check with the company that made it,they may still be doing repairs on them for free.
your cold side on water valve may need the screen cleaned.if that doesnt help then you will need to replace your water valve.take hose off cold water side of water valve and you will see the screen.it may have alot of blockage.
May I first suggest that you turn both the hot and cold water off to your washer and check the screens installed in the back of the machine. A lot of times dirt and debris can clog the supply lines. After you check the supply lines, turn the water on with the hoses in a bucket. This will make sure that you are getting water to the machine. Replace the lines, and turn the supplies back on. If you are still not getting any water, you are looking at a bad water solenoid.