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Washer filling with water when off

We just bought a Frigidaire front loading washer from HHGregg yesterday, when the washer is turned off or even not plugged in it fills with water. The first load we tried it filled up so high it blew the door open. Less than 24 hrs old. what could be the problem?

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  • neonllama19 Feb 12, 2009

    thank you:) im guessing it should be covered under warranty since it is only a day old. We were just afraid it was something we did by setting it up. Is that possible?

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Sounds like a bad fill valve...contact HHGregg. This is a warranty issue. Do not attempt to make any repairs, it would void your warranty and then you would have to bear the repair costs.

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  • clarkco2002 Feb 12, 2009

    basically the only other likely causes would be a foreign object in the valve preventing it from closing or damaged valve.

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