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Roper top loading washing machine - cold water stays on

Cold water pumps into the washer through all cycles and continues to pump after the cycle finishes. This washer belongs to my mom (in another state), so I do not have the model number. She must ture off the water cut-off valve every time she does a load. and the spin cycle does nothing to extract the water, since the water runs constantly.

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Hello, So what I want you to do is turn the washer on in the fill cycle. unplug the unit with it still running. If the water is still entering the washer with no power you need a new inlet valve.

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It needs a new water valve it is stuck open all you have to do is take the 4 screws out of the top of the control panel and then roll it foward then you can see the water valve please rate me

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Washer stops between wash and rinse, and stays full of water. ld code


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Lid Switch Assembly

If the washer stops mid cycle the lid switch assembly might be defective. This is a very common problem. The lid switch assembly can fail either mechanically or electrically. Test any electrical switches with an Ohm meter for continuity. The switches should have continuity according to their design.


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Door Lock Motor and Switch Assembly

If the washer stops mid cycle the door lock assembly should be checked. The door lock can fail either mechanically or electrically. Test any switches on the door lock with an Ohm meter. The switches should have continuity according to their design.


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Water Inlet Valve

If the washer stops mid cycle the water inlet valve cold water side may have failed. Most washers have a cold water rinse and so if they can't fill with cold water they just sit indefinitely waiting for the cold water to enter. If there is cold water to the water inlet valve and the cold water works in other parts of the cycle - or to make warm water - the valve is not the problem.


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Main Control Board

If the washer stops mid-cycle the main control board might be defective. This is not common. Check other causes first such as the lid or door switch and other components.


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Timer

If the washer stops mid cycle the timer might be defective. This part is often misdiagnosed, check other components before replacing this timer.

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The cold water cycle is not working on my Roper washer top loader heavy duty



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If your washing machine will not fill, only hot or cold will fill or is slow to fill then read these tips. I have covered many of the things that can happen in these tips...


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My washing machine is a Roper top load washer. The problem I am having is that the pump from the cold water drain from under the washing machine. Do I need another pump? The hot water will work. I use the...


This model is a direct drive with only one pump, the drain pump. If the drain pump leaks, which is a common problem on these models, it will leak no matter what temperature wash is selected! If you a have a leak on cold, it will probably also leak on warm wash. Your problem is your solenoid operated fill valve on the cold side. Only one fill hose comes off of this combination fill valve to your fill plenum at the top back of your tub. So if it leaks on the cold, but not hot, check for a crack in the plastic housing of the valve on the cold half. The valve is located on the inside back of the machine on top right when looking at the front of the machine. They are fairly inexpensive and easy to replace.

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Jan 18, 2011 | Roper RAS6233KQ Top Load Washer

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Cycle does not advance?


it sounds to me like its a water pump problem i think you will find your water pump is not working. if the washer cant drain all its water it will not advance further than that as the machine must detect that all the water has been pumped out before it will start to spin. thus protecting the agitator from snapping.

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My Roper top loading machine will work fine on wash cycle, but will not fill up with water on rinse cycle. Please help


Check for a cold water supply problem, since it is cold water that gets used in the rinse. Remove the water supply hoses from the machine and check the small screens inside the water inlet valve. Make sure they aren't clogged with rust or debris. The solenoids can be checked using a multimeter or ohmmeter for continuity. A lack of continuity indicates a faulty solenoid. I will attach a photo for reference. Hope this helped and best wishes.

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Washer won't stop filling


if you can turn the washer off while it is still filling. and the water continues to enter the machine you have a bad inlet valve.
Do me a favor turn the washer to fill, with the washer still running unplug from the wall. If the water is still entering the unit you have a bad inlet valve

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Most washers have a small screen at the water inlet valve. They can be accessed simply by revoving the hose from the back side of the washer, using a small screw driver you can carefully remove the screens and clean them out under a faucet.That may be all that is wrong.

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