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Water temperature control not working

I have a Whirlpool stackable top-loading washer and dryer less than 6 months old. Whenever I set the washer's temperature control to cold I get hot water coming into the washer. Whenever I place it on warm I get hot water coming into washer. When I place it on Hot I get cold water. The rinse cycles are supposed to always be cold but the rinse cycle now is always hot. What could possible cause my washer to decide to operate in an opposite manner than it is supposed to and what can I do to fix it?

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  • johnbb Jan 17, 2009

    Your right, that should be the problem--but it isn't. The hoses are hooked up correctly. It has worked fine for six months and then all of a sudden started the problem mentioned. I have checked the hoses for kinks and the hookups to the hot water heater and cold water inlet--they are both okay.  I am stumped. Please help.

  • johnbb Jan 17, 2009

    Nope, no work done on the unit since it was installed. Worked fine until 2 days ago. Anyway, I appreciate your help and the model number is V74T2MPP(3B).  Thanks,,,,johnb

  • johnbb Jan 17, 2009

    I don't think it is as small as a Thin Twin. It is a 27 inch washer/dryer stacked unit with model number WET3300SQ1 (or at least I think that is the right model number). The number came from the dryer door. 

  • johnbb Jan 17, 2009

    Thanks. My washer and dryer is in a very tight place and it will take me awhile to get it out. I will get back with you as soon as I have it pulled out. Thanks again...johnb

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The fill hoses are backwards,,,reverse fill hoses...on the job...also your under warranty for service but you can do it your self..

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    onthethejob1 Jan 17, 2009

    you have to give me all the facts,, send me you model number...i believe if you did not have any work done on that unit and nobody did not work on your inlet vavle,,we have to look at the automatic temperture control..atc.....or the temperture here just send model number ok ..onthejob

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    onthethejob1 Jan 17, 2009

    ok john this is pretty straight forward,,john i want you toshut of water to fill hose,,,now put unit on cold cold tun on...go to back of unit and see if the cold valve is humming the cold vavle only..or vibrating...

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    onthethejob1 Jan 17, 2009

    ok but im here til its fixed,,



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