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Whirlpool dishwasher fills with water when off.

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Hello Miles. My name is Melanie and I am a representative of Whirlpool. We apologize about the frustration you have experienced with your dishwasher. If you would like us to look into this further, please provide your name, the name of the site you were contacted on (Fixya.com), your user ID name (Mile Backman), your phone number, your address, the full model and serial number, and ticket number (61353) to Whirlpool.Digital@Whirlpool.com. We would be happy to review your concerns further. Sincerely, Melanie

Posted on Oct 14, 2013

Testimonial: "THank You for asking. i found the answer quickly. it was the inlet valve....i found a video on changing the inlet valve here on my exact model....i love FiXya.. for me its money in the bank :-) Miles"

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