How to Clean a Washing Machine Inlet Screen

Faster flow for a slow-filling washer

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • 4-in-1 screwdriver
  • Needle-nose pliers
  • Slip joint pliers
  • Utility knife

If your inlet screen is old or torn, replace it.