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Not enough water

Our Duet ( front loader) is not using enough water. Consequently, the laundry is not properly cleant. Is there a way to set up the Duet so that we can select the water level ( low, medium or high), or at least get the machine to use more water. There seem to be no switch on the control panel that allows us to make such a choice. ( we do everything else according to manuel, but the laundry is still not cleaned). We would like more water to be used. Thank you for your help.

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  • billchris714 Oct 27, 2008

    response to metsf: The laundry is not soapy. but it is still dirty.

  • billchris714 Oct 27, 2008

    Response to drcool299: Is there a way to go around the design?

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    metsf May 11, 2010

    Is your laundry still soapy or is it still dirty?  what detergent are you using?

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Http://mikes-duet.blogspot.com/ shows how to adjust water level. I would give it a shot...Mike also has the link to the online manual.
Good luck!

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I think that is the way this machine is designed. it even boast that it uses less water for cleaning the clothes. you can save money from using less water.

but in some instance, less water is not good. less cleaning.

tnx 4 using fixya,

drcool

Posted on Oct 27, 2008

  • francis rivero Oct 27, 2008

    there is no adjustment with the water pressure sensor. since it is factory set and designed for this unit. i would be afraid to mess with it and it would not work then you will end up buying a new sensor with the same pressure settings.

    you can confirm your problem if you know somebody who uses the same unit and observe how the water level is up to.

    tnx 4 using fixya,

    drcool


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