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Posted on Nov 02, 2012

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SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

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SOURCE: water wont fill washer. The water currently in

The pump is probably clogged with a coin. Pull off the hoses and check the pump. Make sure you put a pan under the hoses to catch the water

Posted on Jun 28, 2009

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SOURCE: washer wont allow cold water

Mixing valve should lock out the hot water when on the cold water setting. Either your hoses are crossed, or the mixing valve is flipped. To see if one of these is true, try it on a hot water setting to see if cold water comes in, or try just swapping the water hoses.

Posted on Jul 05, 2009

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SOURCE: water just drains, wont fill up washer

the top of the hose must be higher than the water level in the washer for proper operation

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the drain house should be loose yet fit securely. do not seal the drain hose with tape the hoese needs and air gap

Posted on Jul 19, 2009

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SOURCE: washer fills with water, but then wont run

Check belt underneath has not broke or come off.

Posted on May 06, 2010

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SOURCE: my washer allows hot water

That is the likely problem if all else was clean. The cold water solenoid cannot be replaced alone. The whole water inlet valve will need to be replaced. They are usually inexpensive and easy to replace. Here is a link that should help testing a water inlet valve

Posted on Sep 27, 2010

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