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Hot water doesn't work

The washer will fill on the cold water setting but not on the hot water setting.  Also, once the washer gets started it will stop after the filling cycle.  After powering the Machine off and back on it will resume where it left off and finish fine.

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    Only cold water works in the washer, there is hot water going to the adjacent bathroom, but only to the shower not the sink.The washer stops after the first cycle, and I have to reset it to rinse and spin out the soap. The washer is almost new and have no clue what it could be.

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Disconnect the hot water hose from the washer, put the hose over in the washer and run some water to make sure you don't have a plumbing problem. Look inside the valve where the water connects to the washer, there should be a screen that may need cleaning.

If everything looks and works good to this point then you will need a meter to see if power is getting to the water valve and to check the hot water solenoid on the water valve. No power to the water valve, then replace the water select switch. Bad solenoid, then replace the water valve.

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