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Washer tub will only fill on the hot setting

The washer will only fill on the top temp setting. It was working, then husband set on Hot to wash something. When I went to do the next load I set it back to cold/cold, the washer won't fill. It doesn't even hum like it is trying to get water. It will fill on hot and hot only.

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  • CarDav Jan 21, 2008

    My washer has started to have a problem with the cold water not coming on for the rinse cycle. I will hear the machine making a electric humming noise, but when I switch the knobs to different settings to try to make the cold water come on, it doesn't work. This problem started about a month ago; after it sat for a day or so, the problem went away. But the problem is back. I am using the hot water setting right now to try and rinse a blanket. It doesn't matter where on the dial I set the cycle -- wash, rinse, extra rinse -- the cold water will not come on. I know the faucet works. That is not the problem. I bought my machine new in 2004 from Sears. It is listed as "Heavy Duty/Oversize Capacity Plus/Quiet Plus/4 Speed Select/Automatic Temperature Control/25 Cycles". It is model # (P)HAV4657EWW.



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Is the tap to te cold water turned on
I would check that

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