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LG Tromm Washer

Our washing machine doesn't seem pull cold water in on the warm or cold cycle. When selecting this cycle, the clothes are still washed in hot. It didn't always do approximately 10 months old. Any ideas on where to look to solve the problem? Thanks

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Embarrassing as it was, the hot/cold water hoses were switched - although it was installed by HomeDepot that way. It just didn't seem consistent enough for it to be such an easy solution...but it did the trick!

Posted on May 31, 2008

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