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Washing machine takes about 3 hours to go through cycle

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Washing machine takes about 3 hours to go through cycle
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  KevinWhiteJA replied 3 years ago.

KevinWhiteJA :

Hi, welcome to Just answer

KevinWhiteJA :

Please tell me its complete model number

KevinWhiteJA :

and how old is it ?

Customer:

Its 15 yrs old

Customer:

Number on front WFD 2473

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Expert:  KevinWhiteJA replied 3 years ago.
OK, does the water drain completely ?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Yes it drains ok

Expert:  KevinWhiteJA replied 3 years ago.
OK, can you take the top off the unit and locate the pressure switch...it is a switch attached with a thin tube...after this remove this tube and blow through it to make sure everything is clean inside...then give few taps on the switch with the back of screw driver...after this check and let me know how it goes...Thanks
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

I have tried to pull out machine but


 


I live on my own


Have a hernia


And am 70 years of age


What now Kevin


Sorry not much help


Any suggestions

Expert:  KevinWhiteJA replied 3 years ago.
Unfortunately that is the only option...if you want you can take help from someone and then check the pressure switch...Thanks
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

I have a friend who calls later in the week unless I can get someone nearby , is there a time factor on this ? , tony

Expert:  KevinWhiteJA replied 3 years ago.
You can let me know when your friend is here and I will help you...Thanks