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Will not fill with water

Frididaire PLDB998AC will not fill with water. overfill protector checks okay as switch can be heard clicking as you raise and lower the protector. any ideas?

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The problem is most likely the water inlet valve. This is a solenoid that opens when there is power to it. It is a common problem on dishwashers and washing machines.

They are not very expensive and are usually fairly easy to replace.

If you need more help, post a comment.

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Tim

Posted on May 29, 2009

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