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No hot water

My maytag neptune mah4000awq has been pretty reliable other than the famous mold issue. now no hot water is dispensing. troubleshooting it leads me down to the solenoid. cannot find a replacement part due to age of system. any suggestions?

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  • Debbie c Feb 10, 2009

    I have the same problem with no hot water. It took me a long time to figure out what was going on. My clothes kept coming out with soap, and my washer would stop and I'd have to restart it. I've been using cold water until we can get it fixed.



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I would remove the machine control board located behind the timer and see if there are burn marks on the copper traces on the backside of board. Some boards arc over and this causes the water valves to not work properly.

The control board will have to be replaced if it arced over.
See www.neptunehelp.com for more dissasembly photos and details.

Have you changed your faulty door latch wax motor? See www.neptunehelpsong.com for a video that explains the issue.

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