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Water trickles out when filling instead of the steady stream

It's a Kenmore 110 or 90 series washer. The hot water quit filling first and now only the cold fills but it is two little trickles from each side of the filling spout.

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Check the water inlet valve. Remove the water supply hoses and check the small metal screens inside the valve (especially the hot water side) and check the solenoids using a multimeter or ohmmeter. Check for continuity. A lack of continuity means a bad solenoid. Here is a photo for reference. Hope this helped and best wishes.

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This assumes that you have a basic Kenmore / Whirlpool top load, direct drive, neutral drain (it doesn't spin until the pump removes most of the water) machine.

First, see the Sears parts site for your washer:
http://www.searspartsdirect.com/partsdirect/index.action

Enter your model number and you'll see a list of major sub-components with diagrams and parts.

Without the actual part number 110.xxxxxx it's difficult to say exactly where the problem lies. Most likely though it's in the water fill valve or sensor.

Please see the Whirlpool installation and maintenance guide on top load direct drive washers to get a better idea of where the problem may be.


https://secured.whirlpool.com/Service/SrvTechAdm.nsf/2cd44500d572193285256a45004fd9d6/f7e2147fa98b28cf85257122007475cb/$FILE/L-55.pdf

This document (A PDF) also has an excellent troubleshooting section.

Posted on Sep 30, 2009

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