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Washer will not fill with water

I am not a technician but have experience with general electrical circuits. I had finished washing one load of clothes, no problem. Then as I prepped the next load...no water. The spin cycle worked fine but I did not hear the water valve solenoid engage to open, allowing water into the machine. Recently I had the control panel off while fixing the dryer door light switch (do not forget to de-energize before accessing!). What I found when I took this panel off again was a wire (washing machine side) that had shorted against the chassis! So, when you remove the control panel ensure you support it to prevent over stressing the wires it dangles from in this condition.

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Sounds like the water solenoid has gone open-circuit. Tom.

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