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I have an AWOD AS148 aquasteam washing machine the pump is

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I have an AWOD AS148 aquasteam washing machine the pump is working all hoses are clear I had engineer out today he just removed the ball from the sump hose and told me it will be ok now.It"s not it spends an age on the same time doesn't seem to want to spin and after last spin clothes are soaking wet Help please
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Anthony F. replied 3 years ago.

AnthonysTV :

Op-en the trap o the lower right side of the machine

AnthonysTV :

the water should GUSH out with no restriction

AnthonysTV :

does it do this ?

AnthonysTV :

or does it dribble out?

AnthonysTV :

does it seem restricted?

JACUSTOMER-nl32pltq- :

the water gushes out the drum doesn't seem to spin fast enough

JACUSTOMER-nl32pltq- :

it is tumbling rather than spinning

AnthonysTV :

ok with all the water out and verify the waer is out try spin again

AnthonysTV :

see if it spins better

AnthonysTV :

what about filling ?i

AnthonysTV :

does it seem to fill normally?

AnthonysTV :

or take to too much or too little water?

JACUSTOMER-nl32pltq- :

it fills as normal spins kind of but not fast at all whether loaded or unloaded washes ok too but no spin pumps fine too

AnthonysTV :

the last time I had a unit like this it was the door latch

AnthonysTV :

the door latch will not allow the unit into high speed spin if its defective

AnthonysTV :

it does not matter if the uiit locks either it still ca be bad there is a lot going on in door latch

AnthonysTV :

replace it

AnthonysTV :

then see where we stand

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