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Het3 elite After end of all cycles tub occasionally starts to refill with water. Door open or closed seems to make no difference. Sometimes hitting drain and rinse cycle stops the problem sometimes the tub begins to fill again immediately. Water is filling from bottom of tub.

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Remove the bottom panel below tha door. youll see the drain pump in the center,fronr of washer. there is a black hose going from the pump to the bottom of the tub. remove that hose. at the end of the hose there is a plastic ball that is supposed to seal the end of the hose. more than likely there is lint build up on the ball or around where the ball seal. clean the ball and the hose and reinstall. you should be fine after that

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