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Gentle Annie GW52-F The cold water is just dribbling in.

Am trying to remove the control panel without success. I have removed every screw in sight but although I can remove the entire top of the machine, I still cannot get into the Control Panel and am worried that I might break something if I force it. I suspect that the cold water solenoid might be stuffed. Can I swap out with the hot water one as we only do cold washes. My questions are: 1/ How do I get into the control panel 2/ Can I swap out the solenoids or just change over the hoses and run as hot wash only?

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Don't run hot wash only as the spin cycle will be reduced to a slower speed. Can you swap the wires and hoses to the solenoids only and try that.

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