Why would a washing machine not drain?

Why would a washing machine not drain?

There could be a number of reasons why your washing machine won’t 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.

Why is my washing machine making a really loud noise when spinning?

Issue with Pump or Filter In some instances, the drum bearings need to be replaced. If your washing machine makes a loud rumbling or repetitive banging sound, which is particularly bad on a spin cycle, then it is most likely due to loose or worn out drum bearings.

Why is my washing machine backing up into my sink?

Both drains may empty into a toilet waste line and be vented through that line in a configuration plumbers call wet venting. If the sink backs up when the washing machine is draining, something is either preventing water from flowing, air from getting in or both.

How do you unclog a drain pipe without a snake?

How to Unclog a Main Sewer Line Without a SnakeStep 1 – Run Hot Water. Running hot water for 5 to 10 minutes can help shake loose anything that is partially clogging the drain. Step 2 – Use a Chemical Drain Cleaner. Step 3 – Apply the Plunger.