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Will not fill with water and starts washing cycle

It acts like it is full of water.

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Might be sand in the botton of the tub blocking the pressure switch hose. Remove the hose and blow through it to clear the hose and pump the remaing water out (if any) and retry.

Posted on May 08, 2009

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Possible that the water level sensor is faulty as it tends to indicate before the level has reached thereby starting the rinse cycle.
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