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Won't fill during rinse cycle

When my washer gets to the rinse cycle, the tub will not stop up to catch the water and the water just continues to run. One night it ran for over twelve hours!

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It keeps spinning or you just hear noises and it doesn't end cycle ? Following your description regarding water in tub when you start a new cycle,check for : * Switch level - The switch level is usually a diaphragm device with a small clear tube attached between the switch and the bottom of the washer's outer tub. I am not familiar with this specific machine, but if you will remove the cabinet, you will find it easily. Clear first any obstruction in the tube,In case it doesn't help, disconnect the wires from the unit (you should disconnect first machine's power cable !!!!!) and measure with a multi-meter on its tugs for continuity and disconnection while you are inhale and blow to its tube. In case it doesn't react,you should replace it. * Pump and drain host - Check that pump works and that you have no blockage on your drain line. Good luck !! (courtesy dovi)

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