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Kenmore 90 series heavy duty washer

The model number for my washer is 110.26912690; s/n 4635732.

Problem: With water level selector to "Large", the tub fills up only half way.

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If it fills up to normal level on other settings then the water selector switch is bad.

Look at the back side of this switch and you should see a tube connected from the switch to the lower part of the tub. Take the tube loose at the switch and blow through to check for any blockage. Look at the tube for holes.

Posted on Dec 17, 2008

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Were is the level switch hose?


The air dome hose as it is called attaches to the water level switch in the control panel its the one where you selector small, medium or (X) large fill level from there it goes down back panel and attachs to the outer tub

This youtube video will show you how to take apart the washer http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Puq8jWMY9Iw

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The water level is controlled by a pressure switch that is located behind the load level selector knob in the operator console. The pressure switch has electrical connections and an air hose that runs to the bottom of the wash tub. In many cases the air hose comes loose from the pressure switch. The following link explains:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r762094-washer_overflows

Read through the link and let me know if you have any questions. If this isn't a simple matter of a loose air hose, verify your electrical contacts are clean. If all these preliminary checks fail, replace your pressure switch. I hope this helps you.

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The water level is controlled by the pressure switch. It will be located behind the load level selector knob inside the operator console. The way MOST pressure switches are designed, they will have an electrical connector plug and a rubber hose attached. Unplug the washer and remove the back panel of the console and verify if the plastic air hose is still attached to the switch. It is common for this hose to fall off over time due to vibration or develop cracks. If the hose is not attached, the pressure switch will not detect the change in pressure from the wash tub as it fills and the water will not shut off. The tub will continue to fill until it overflows. The same is true if you have a bad electrical connection. Remove the connector and check the terminals to make sure they are clean. If any of these preliminary checks do not work, replace the pressure switch. If your washer is not configured this way, please post back with your model number so I can attempt to verify. I hope this helps you.

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Washer fills up only half way but water keeps trying to fill tub


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The water level switch is activated either by a floater sensor or by a membrane sensor that detects water pressure/volume, depending on the model.
On washing machines it is usually a membrane switch, and that is faulty on your machine.

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remove edge decore trims from left and right side front of control panel8b608f8.jpg
remove phillips screws from bottom corners of contol panel
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rotate water level control body 45deg anti clockwise
pull body off
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reinstall in reverse order
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