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Old 02-04-2010, 02:21 PM   #1
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Problem with washer machine. Need help

Just recently, drain water splashes out of the stand pipe when the washer rinses. I have to stop the washer several time to let water drain away.

I guess it is becarse of unclogged stand pipe. How do I fix it.

Thank you in advance.


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Old 02-06-2010, 06:34 AM   #2
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common problem; due to lint buildup in that pipe. if you don't want to call a plumber you'll have to snake it yourself. only problem is; that lint gets like concrete so be careful.


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I agree, it is lint buildup, and needs some rugged snakey equipment.
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is it fixed ???
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Old 02-11-2010, 11:31 AM   #5
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What kind of pipe do you have for drainage? A small pulsator might clean the drain for you. Actually considering the p trap, the pulsator may not work. I would still try it as it will keep pressure in the pipe and might work the blockage out.

If the cleaning of the drain does not solve the problem, you might want to also make sure the vent pipe is clear.
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