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Water drains during wash cycle. I have used this washer for many years without a problem. About two months ago I noticed that the water level in the drum was going down during the wash cycle. Last week I noticed that the water level went down so low, that the washer stopped spinning and water cycle started to fill the drum and the washer started again once the water was at the required level. Is it due to a leaky valve or due to a malfunctioning electrical circuit that opens the valve (if it is electrically operated) and drains the water prematurely.

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Take the drain hose out of the drain pipe and put it into a sink to test the machine

If that works make sure that the drain hose is being allowed to breath (ie let air into the main drain pipe so that the machine does not set up a syphon).

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