Siemens Askoll Type Washing Machine Filter

Stock Number: ES486178

Manufactured by Bosch

(This part fits select Siemens models)

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Askol Type Washing Machine Filter

This is the filter that usually screws in near the base of the machine. It's designed to catch bits of lint and fluff so it doesn't get caught up in the inner workings of the washing machine.


  • Long handle type

This genuine spare part is suitable for select models of Bosch and Siemens washing machines.

Please check the list of suitable models to ensure that this is the correct part for your appliance.

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Rated 4.7 out of 5 (81 customers)
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  • Got me out of a fix!

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    By - North West

    Something was stopping me from getting the existing filter cover off so, unfortunately I had to break the existing part to get it removed. Hair grips! This part turned up the next working date and fitted perfectly.
  • Excellent item

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    By - Canterbury

    Bought item to replace one that was stuck fast and had to break to open. Easy to fit and machine good as new - just remember to apply vaseline to thread to make it easier to remove in future. Very pleased.
  • Just the ticket

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    By - Watford

    Bit of a hiccup to start with as the site pointed to the wrong product for my machine. However espares put that right, no fuss and the return and refund worked well. This product is dead right and much better quality than the original

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  • Q I have Bosch logixx 7 washing machine the number on the machine is WIS24140GB, will this filter fit?? Can't unscrew the cap and have snapped the plastic with my pliers like a pratt!!! If this part isn't suitable could anyone advice what part will fit? 3 Answers

    By steve - Huddersfield - 11 August 2013

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      After trying patiently to unscrew. I took the handle of large screw driver and gave it hard ram in the centre of the cap. Centre broke free, removed the metal (wasn't going anywhere) shirt collar stiffener, and was easily able to unscrew the cap then. This part is an exact match. Job done, no other parts/pipes needed removing or messing about with.

      By Paul - London - 02 December 2014

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      I too did the same and I too am a 'pratt' (LOL), but may be not a typical one, I used my pliers with a sock to cushion it, only the top bit of the plastic broke. So now I had to think. Pulled the machine out, lay it almost flat resting the back on a saucepan on the floor. Now access to the filter cap was horizontal, used long nose pliers and slowly turned it anticlockwise. Bosch should think about such a situation and make the handle with not brittle Bakelite plastic but more ductile stronger plastic. Hope this helps.

      By Shri-half-pratt - London - 04 March 2014

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      This part should fit your machine.Note, the reason why the filter would not unscrew maybe due to 'hair grips' or other debris catching in the vanes of the filter. To undo the filter disconnect the pump body from the front panel and remove the inlet pipe to remove the debris.

      By Chris eSpares Staff - 13 August 2013

  • Q i have a Bosch exxcel 1600 express machine and I am having difficulty removing the filter in the lower right corner of the machine. Have you any suggestions on how this can be removed? 2 Answers

    By Anonymous - 03 October 2010

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      mine was full of hairbands and stuff ... it broke when i tried to unscrew it with pliers, managed to remove it all. Would suggest you take the whole assembly off and clean out all the scale properly. Keep kids little bits and bobs from your machines. ... New one fitted in seconds, Though had to get it from Siemens as was told not stocked by e-spares.

      By monty - high wycombe - 14 June 2013

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      To remove the filter i used a set pliers and broke it and chiseled the remaining making sure you do not damage the screw in thread. The reason it is difficult to remove the filter as there is a lot of scaling built behind it. If you do break the filter you can replace it,most of the spares are sold at espares.

      By santanadsz - London - 22 February 2011

  • Q I have a bosch exxcell 1400s express as with others need a replacement filter cap as snapped when removing it, whats the part number I need please? 1 Answer

    By BeardyfromBrighton - Brighton - 20 April 2014

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      In order for us to answer your question or source the exact part you require please provide us with the following information: Appliance make, model and serial number of your appliance. For further help visit the "Finding Model Numbers" page on our website here: Alternatively please copy and paste this link into your web browser.

      By Chris eSpares Staff - 22 April 2014

  • Q As a determined women went to replace the filter cap on my washer and had to use pliers and yes I have snapped the plastic. There is now pretty much nothing to get leverage on to unscrew it. What can I do? Please help 1 Answer

    By louise - herts - 25 March 2014

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      The filter has broken as it is likely to be blocked or jammed with coins, hair grips or other articles from your pockets. To remove this debris it will be necessary to remove the pump assembly before removing the filter. If you have removed the debris and still cannot turn it punch two holes in the filter face and use these to turn the filter. Order filter before starting or filter and housing. To change see:

      By Chris eSpares Staff - 26 March 2014

  • Q it said it would fit a siemens WXLS143GB0/5 but mines got 0/1 at the end ,will it fit? 1 Answer

    also can you get the emergency draining hose by the filter too?

    By libby - 26 April 2009

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      Hi Libby, the filter for the WXLS143GB/01 is this one:

      By Rory eSpares Staff - 30 June 2009