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Whirlpool washing machine...only uses hot water

Whirlpool washing machine...when you try and use only cold water, it still uses only hot water...it doesn't seem like the washing machine wants to pull cold water, only hot, whether the temperature is on cold or hot.  The cold water hose is clear and the cold water is on?

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Make sure the hoses are connected correctly to the water valve on the machine. The connections will be marked with an "H" and a "C".

Given they are correct, most current washing machines have and auto temp feature on the water fill. It allows even cold water settings to bring in some hot water to make sure the water temp is hot enough to efficiently disolve your laundry detergant. The preset temps are usually around 75* for cold, and 105* for warm. Hot water comes in at whatever temp your household water temp is.

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It could be the cold side of the water inlet valve not working but also could be the automatic temp control Turn the auto temp control off and try using just cold if that works its the temp control

Posted on Sep 12, 2009

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