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Water was overflowing over the top and flooding the laundry room

I noticed the load size dial was on reset would this cause a problem. I drained alittle water out with a hose and proceed with the remaining wash cycles it drained and spun just fine. Just afraid to do another load of laundry without some reassurance.

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If it was left in the reset position then it could absolutely pushed the diaphragm in the air switch to a point that the contactor couldn't reach it. Set it on a large load, let it fill and watch it. If it starts to overflow, pull the plug out, if it continues filling, you need a new water valve on the washing machine and if it stops then you need a new level switch

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