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Water flow I have had my dishwasher off for over a year because of a leaking shutoff valve(nobody wanted to fix it) .My son finally fixed it, and i ran a clean cycle before washing actual dishes. Everythign worked fine until I realized it was leaking all over the floor. I looked in and the water was not stopping coming in after it finished.

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