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DBW 04-15-2013 09:01 PM

washing machine drain hose
Can anyone tell me why the drain hose loops up high on the inside
and then back down before it comes through the rear panel?
I have a new hose to install and thought why can't I just attach
it to the drain pump?


hardwareman 04-15-2013 09:12 PM

siphoning, if you remove the loop it will siphon out.

DBW 04-15-2013 09:21 PM

Thanks for the info. The reason for the new hose was to get more length.
So instead I'll just attach new to old with a couple of hose clamps and
a short piece of pipe and leave the loop alone.

hardwareman 04-15-2013 09:23 PM

that would be a good idea.

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