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Hi my machine flashes up with ared light and says 'drain blocked' nothing happens and there is water in the bottom of the machine.

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You need to pull out the machine, disconnect the drain hose running out the back of the machine from where it connects to..... (may be the sink trap or into the plastic waste pipe). Check the hose for a blockage and also where the hose connects to. Hope this helps. Alex.

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I would gently suggest as a first step that you clean the drain motor/pump lint tray/filter. So many 'faults' are caused by blocked filters and many machines will not even go to rinse or spin or release the door lock if there is any water still left inside.
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