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THERE IS NO POWER ON MY SAMSUNG TOPLOAD WASHER DRAIN MOTOR AND DRAIN PUMP.WHAT IS THE FAULT?

SAMSUNG TOPLAOD WASHER.MODEL WA13V5

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Could be just a faulty capacitor that helps the motor to start. You will find this next to the motor if you remove the top cover.

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remove back panel and you should see the pump .remove the clamps on the hoses and there should be 3 bolts securing pump to base, remove with socket, 1/2

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Hi from retired Englishman in SW France,
To test the pump see near the end ------->

Here are my complete, general pre-typed guidance notes for checking both the filter and the motor ;-0)
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If you are unsure where the filter is, it is often behind the front lower (kick) panel (or in some machines at the rear in an awkward position!) and most are held in by a round cover/knob.

REMOVE POWER AND ENSURE YOU HAVE A WATER RECEPTACLE/RAGS TO SOAK UP THE WATER WHICH IS BOUND TO POUR OUT!

It's surprising what people have found in theirs! It is always worthwhile checking it on a regular basis.
Now- whilst the filter is removed it is normally possible to see the drain motor and ensure it is not jammed by a foreign object such as a needle or a toothpick. It should be able to be turned by hand/finger- the power IS OFF!
At this point it is also possible to test if the motor works. No clothes or water in the machine, select a spin cycle and put the power back on. You should be able to see the motor turning at some point, possibly straight away. If it doesn't work then the motor is malfunctioning!

Hope the filter is the problem and good luck!
John C

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