Choose Product
Identify Problem
03
Find Solutions

Bosch Washer won't drain

To find just the right part, enter your model number.
We can help you find your model number right away.
Common solutions for: Bosch Washer won't drain
Solution 1:
Drain Pump
Sometimes, small objects or articles of clothing can get caught in the drain pump. To determine if anything is blocking the drain pump, remove the drain pump and check the pump for obstructions. If...
Required Part
Washing Machine Drain Pump
Enter model number to search for the required part specific to your product
Browse our parts categories to select from a variety of parts for your product
Solution 2:
Clogged Pump or Hose
Sometimes, socks and other small articles of clothing can get into the drain system and clog the pump hose or the pump itself. Remove the hoses from the pump and check for any obstructions.
Solution 3:
Lid Switch Assembly
The lid switch assembly prevents the washer from spinning when the lid is open. If the lid switch assembly fails, the washer will not drain. To determine if the lid switch assembly is defective, use...
Required Part
Washing Machine Lid Switch Assembly
Enter model number to search for the required part specific to your product
Browse our parts categories to select from a variety of parts for your product
Solution 4:
Door Lock Motor and Switch Assembly
The door lock secures the washer door shut during operation. Once the washer door is closed, the washer can begin operating. If the washer door is not latched shut, the door switch will prevent the...
Required Part
Washing Machine Door Lock Motor and Switch Assembly
Enter model number to search for the required part specific to your product
Browse our parts categories to select from a variety of parts for your product
Solution 5:
Water Pump Belt
Some older washing machines are equipped with a water pump belt. If the water pump belt is broken or worn out, the washer will not drain. Check the belt and replace it if it shows signs of excessive...
Required Part
Washing Machine Water Pump Belt
Enter model number to search for the required part specific to your product
Browse our parts categories to select from a variety of parts for your product
Solution 6:
Drain Hose
First, check the drain hose to determine if it is kinked, twisted, or bent. If the drain hose is bent, straighten it out. In addition, remove the drain hose and check it for obstructions. If the...
Required Part
Washing Machine Drain Hose
Enter model number to search for the required part specific to your product
Browse our parts categories to select from a variety of parts for your product
Solution 7:
Coin Trap
Some washers are equipped with a coin trap to trap any foreign objects that enter the drain. The coin trap should be checked and cleaned periodically. If debris continues to accumulate in the coin...
Required Part
Washing Machine Coin Trap
Enter model number to search for the required part specific to your product
Browse our parts categories to select from a variety of parts for your product
Solution 8:
Door Lock
Inspect the door strike assembly for damage. If the door strike is broken, replace it. The door strike is not repairable—if it is broken, you must replace it.
Required Part
Washing Machine Door Lock
Enter model number to search for the required part specific to your product
Browse our parts categories to select from a variety of parts for your product