What causes washing machine not to drain?
Your washer may have a clogged drain hose or the pump may be broken. A broken lid switch or belt could also be the culprit. It may even be something as simple as the the hose being jammed. The washer pump forces water from the bottom of the machine into the drain hose.
How do I force my GE washer to drain?
There may be a clog.Press Start to resume the cycle, or you can select Drain & Spin and press Start. If water remains in the washer, check for a pinched or flattened drain hose. If you clear a clog, press START to resume your cycle, or you can select Drain & Spin and press Start.
How many ohms should a washing machine drain pump have?
How do you test a dishwasher drain pump with an ohmmeter?
It tests the drain pump but it is also a good indicator of where the problem is or may be. When testing the drain pump with an Ohmmeter, disconnect the power to the dishwasher and then disconnect the wiring to the drain pump motor terminals and measure directly across the pump terminals.
How much does a washer drain pump cost?
It can cost as little as $10 or as much as $75 or more. However, most homeowners pay between $25-$40 for a new pump.