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Hotpoint Washing Machine Model # VBXR1060T4WB Filling Problem

My washing machine does not cut off when filling the drum. It causes the water to overfill and run out? What might be the problem?

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Problem could be the pressure stat which is a switch which detects water level or the pipe leading up to this switch or the air chamber the pipe goes to.
take top off. locate the pressure switch - has a small diameter pipe going to it. remove pipe and fit a similiar one. put on fill and pressurise this pipe by mouth and water fill should stop. if it doesn't, then switch is faulty.
if this is ok, examine carefully the small diameter pipe for splits and blockage. also check the air chamber for build up of gunge

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