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I have a Kenmore Heavy Duty Plus washing machine that will not drain. Motor runs, I have checked the exterior hose and it is clear. When I disconnected the drain line the remainder of the water emptied from the tub. The model number long with the back plate is also missing. Belt looks good and can be hand turned.

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