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I have a Maytag Model MAH8700aww washer

The washer stopped with a code of NF. What is this?
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The "nf" code is a "no-fill" fault. This indicates that your washing is not getting water supplied to it, or the pressure isn't substantial enough to complete a fill. You need to, first, make sure the water supply is turned on. Second, if the water IS turned on, and you're still not getting anything to your washer, you may have a fill valve problem. The fill valve is what both your hoses connect to on the back of the machine. It can become clogged with sediment over time (especially, if you have hard water or well water). Turn the water supply off and remove both hoses from the back of the washer. Check both these hose connections for clogs in the filter screens. If they are clear, then more than likely the fill valve has gone bad. I hope this helps you.

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This was really helpful. My symptom was the washer started to chatter during the water fill process so it was half working and half not. But the nF gave it away and I cleaned the inlet debris out of the inlet valve and it now works. Thanks!

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