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Maytag performa the other night doing a load of laundry, noticed water would not stop running, went all over. Hose is already higher than water level,, wondering if water level sensor is the problem or if there is something else. And if this is the culprit how do you replace it.

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Does the water overflow from the waser. also try and fill the washer up with water and when you feel it should be filled to capacity shut the water off to the washer. and turn off the power. After you have done that turn the water back on and turn the power back on to the washer if the water stops running it could be your water valve and is easily replaced. if the water continues to run it could be the pressure switch (water level switch) or it could be a hole in the pressure switch hose.

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