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Washing machine overflowing

When I turn on my washing machine the water continues to fill. It won't stop filling and overflows everywhere! I can turn it off when its full and turn it to the next cyle but i have to do it manually. Please help! Its a Kenmore washer model # 110.24642300

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  • Lacy Baker Jul 18, 2007

    Thank you so much!! I pulled the back off and when I went to clean the hose there was a hole in it! So thanks very much!

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I'd have a look at your water level detector to start with. Usually a narrow bore hose running from near the bottom of the drum to a pressure switch somewhere near the top of the machine. Most common problem is that the hose gets blocked with gunk. With the machine off and drained, try removing the hose and giving both it and the barb on the drum that it came from a good clean through. A.

Posted on Jul 17, 2007

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