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My ge prodigy wpse5290 won't stop filling and won't drain, spin or agitate. I replaced both the fill switch and control panel (twice). What else is there?

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  • virgil999 Jan 03, 2009

    I had this problem and it turned out to be the lid switch. One of the wires came off. It is under the top panel. Pull the front panel off and you can see it. The top panel comes off with removal of two screws. I just spliced the wires together. A little unsafe in that it won't stop spinning if you lift the lid, but just don't put your head in there.

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Replace the hose that leads to the fill switch. there is most likely a pin hole sized hole in it not allowing the air pressure to build up and make contact witht the fill switch

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