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MAF18-MC4VS heavy duty laundry machine

Machine need 10 gallons to run. If I want to reduce to 7 gallons

What shall I do????

Best regards
calvin

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You cannot. There is a pressure switch that measures the weight of the water before moving on to the next cycle.




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