How to change the drain pump on a washing machine Ariston AIB16

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    How to change the drain pump on a washing machine Ariston AIB16
  2. Safety first Remove the plug from the mains supply
    Safety First
  3. Tools required are a pair of mole grips and a phillips screwdriver
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  4. Remove the plinth at the bottom of the appliance
    AIB16 Plinth removal
  5. Using the phillips screwdriver remove the 4 screws retaining the drain pump
    AIB16 Pump removal 1
  6. Using a dust sheet to protect the surface lay the machine down on its face
    AIB16 Face down 2
  7. Make a note of the wires (a photograph is useful) and remove them
    AIB16 Pump removal 2
  8. Wires removed
    AIB16 Pump removal 3
  9. Using the mole grips release the corbin clip attaching the sump hose to the drain pump
    AIB16 Sump hose removal 1
  10. Release the corbin clip attaching the drain hose to the drain pump
    AIB16 Pump removal 4
  11. Remove the hoses from the drain pump
    AIB16 Pump removal 5
  12. Release the corbin clip attaching the detergent recovery hose to the drain pump
    AIB16 Pump removal 6
  13. Remove the detergent recovery hose from the drain pump and remove the pump
    AIB16 Pump removal 7
  14. Take the new drain pump from its package ensuring its correct for the appliance
    AIB16UK Self Cleaning  Pump
  15. Apply sealent and attach the detergent recovery hose to the new  drain pump
    AIB16 Pump removal 7
  16. Refit the corbin clip to the detergent recovery hose
    AIB16 Pump removal 6
  17. Apply sealent and attach the drain hose to the new drain pump
    AIB16 Pump removal 5
  18. Refit the corbin clip to the drain hose
    AIB16 Pump removal 4
  19. Apply a little sealant and attach the sump  hose to the new drain pump 
    AIB16 Sump hose removal 1
  20. Fit the wires to the new drain pump
    AIB16 Pump removal 2
  21. Stand the machine upright 
    AIB16 Face down 2
  22. Using the phillips fit the 4 screws to retain the new drain pump
    AIB16 Pump removal 1
  23. Refit the plinth and the machine is ready for use
    AIB16 Plinth removal

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Disclaimer: The information provided has been prepared as a guide only and the steps taken are likely to vary for different appliance models. We strongly recommend using a qualified engineer to undertake major repairs and fault finding.

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