Where is the pump on a Kenmore stackable washer?
Appliance Tech – Admin On your model the pump is accessed from the front, just take off the 2 very bottom screws from the front washer panel, then that panel slides down to unlock it, then it will come off, and you will see the pump on the left side in the front.
Why won’t my Kenmore stackable washer drain?
If the washer won’t drain or is not draining properly, and the washer has a coin trap, remove the coin trap and clean it thoroughly. First, check the drain hose to determine if it is kinked, twisted, or bent. If the drain hose is bent, straighten it out. In addition, remove the drain hose and check it for obstructions.
Why is my stackable washer not draining?
If your washer won’t drain or spin, the water level control may be faulty. Open the machine’s control panel and look for a plastic tube attached to the water level valve. If it’s clogged, clear it out with vinegar. If the valve itself is corroded, it may need to be replaced.
How do I know if my washing machine pump is bad?
Put your finger into the drain outlet and feel the impellers if the pump freely turns. One or more of them may be broken. If so, you’ll be able to feel them while you’re turning the pump flywheel with your other hand. You also may see broken pieces of plastic in the bottom of the pump housing.
How do I force my Kenmore washer to drain?
Squeeze the locking pin on the end of the drain hose that is connected to the back of the washer if you will be draining the water into a floor drain. Pull the hose away from the washer to disconnect it. The water will pour out as soon as the hose is disconnected.
What would cause a washer to not spin or drain?
If the washer won’t drain or spin, either something is stuck in the washing machine drain hose or pump, or the pump is broken.
Where is the coin trap on a stackable washer and dryer?
The Coin trap door is located on the front, bottom right hand side of the machine.
What happens if my washing machine pump is blocked?
Washing machine blockages are a common problem. You might notice clothes that aren’t as dry after spinning, or a washing machine that won’t drain fully – if at all. In instances where a drain has become blocked, a machine may even flood when it empties.
How do I know if my Kenmore washer pump is bad?
Check the pump pulley by removing the pump from the washer and trying to rotate it by hand. If the pulley doesn’t turn freely and is frozen or stiff, replace it. Also, if the agitator is moving but the tub isn’t, this is a sign the pump is dying.
How do you know if your washing machine drain pump is broken?
Why won’t my Kenmore washer spin or drain?
If the washer won’t drain the pump belt might have broken or might have worn out. Check the belt and replace if it shows signs of excessive wear. If the washer won’t drain there might be a clogged pump or hose.