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Product Help | Whirlpool

Clean Filter - Error Code - Compact Front Load Washer

You may see this symbol (illuminated in red):

Clean filter error symbol

Waste water is not pumped out because:

  • There are kinks in drain hose.
  • Drain hose is blocked or frozen up.
  • Filter is blocked.
  • Pump is blocked.

Possible Solutions

  • Check the drain hose for kinks.
  • Install the washer in a room with an ambient temperature of at least 41°F (5°C).
  • Clean the drain pump filter as described in the “Cleaning the Drain Pump Filter/Draining Residual Water” section of your Owner's Manual.
  • After the problem has been corrected, touch the Start/Pause button. If the problem persists, touch and hold the Power button for at least 3 seconds.

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