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Whirlpool Duet Steam Washer Drain Pump Replacement

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  1. Whirlpool Duet Steam Washer Drain Pump Replacement, Drain Pump: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • For your own safety, be sure to unplug the washer before proceeding.

  2. Whirlpool Duet Steam Washer Drain Pump Replacement: step 2, image 1 of 1
    • To ensure that no more water passes through the washer, shut off the water by turning both handles all the way to the left.

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    • Use a 1/4" socket or screwdriver to remove the sixteen 15 mm screws securing the rear access panel.

    • Remember: turn left to loosen and turn right to tighten!

    • Remove the rear access panel.

  4. Whirlpool Duet Steam Washer Drain Pump Replacement: step 4, image 1 of 1
    • Pull the drain pump wire connector straight out of its port.

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    • Place your bowl or container under the drain hose before removal to catch any excess water that may be in the hose.

    • Use pliers to release the clamps securing the drain hose to the drain pump.

    • Pull the drain pump out.

  6. Whirlpool Duet Steam Washer Drain Pump Replacement: step 6, image 1 of 2 Whirlpool Duet Steam Washer Drain Pump Replacement: step 6, image 2 of 2
    • Use a 5/16" socket to remove the two 50 mm drain pump mounting screws.

    • There is one screw on each side of the pump.

    • Pull the drain pump down to remove it.

    • If it is difficult to remove, you can wiggle the pump in a side-to-side motion until it releases.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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