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I have lost the manual for my russell hobbs rh1042 washing machine and want to look up the best wash cycles to use. i.e. which wash gives the best spin for whites and can I use an extra spin for a wash.

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Hi from retired Englishman in SW France,

Methinks you could do with another manual for your washer- for now and probably later! Sorry but FixYa cannot do that direct - members of the forum are just people from all over the world, probably working from home, and not representing any particular manufacturer ;-0)

By the way normally a spin speed is a spin speed regardless of whether there are whites or others inside. It really depends on the material which is being spun as to how much is spun out and drained. If the maximum spin speed has not spun all of the water out another spin is not likely to either - just waste electricity ;-0(
If your garments are still wetter than you would expect after spinning it COULD be that there is water still left in the drum i.e.not completely drained because of a blocked filter/drain pump. If this is so come back to me and I will send you my pre-typed guidance notes on cleaning/clearing blocked filters/drain pump/motors.

You will need to type into your search engine/web browser '(make model number) washer manual' and you should be presented with a number of sources from which you can either download for free or have to pay a nominal amount.
You could also try the manufacturer's web site direct ;-0)

If this has assisted you please consider a 4 thumbs up for the rating.
Thanks and good luck!
John C.

Posted on Sep 03, 2011


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