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Water temperature problem

I have a problem with water temperature. It works fine on hot and warm, but continues to be warm even when just cold is selected. Seems the hot should be shut off and that is not happening. I have replaced both the temperature select switch and the water inlet valve, but the problem persists. Any ideas?

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Chief Walley, you have a temperature control board that sits right behind the timer. A thermistor senses the water and sends the info to this board. The thermistor sits at the water injector. The board may be your problem, I have seen many like this. Keep in mind that the target temp for cold is 75 degrees. If your incomming water is higher than this, you are going to get a warm fill, which they think is cold. Without being there, I would go after the board. back.

Posted on Aug 09, 2006

  • Gene Vaz Apr 28, 2013

    I am having somewhat of the same issue, when I select HOT only I get cold water runing in as well. Could the board you mentioned above be the same problem??



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