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I have a kenmore elite 3t that fills with water when not in use

I have drained it using the drain/spin option but it has filled again it is dripping from the little (vent?) located at 10 o'clock inside the door jamb

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Sounds like you have a bad fill valve it should only let water into the machine when the fill valve is energized. If water is coming in when unit is not in use change the valve.

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