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GE WBSE3120B toploader washer leaks only during agitation when super load selected. Is it the pressure switch for water fill level or another possible leak?

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Knowing this is the only time it leaks helps
sounds like your suffering from suds leak

try cutting way back on your soap 1 tablespoon per load that should take care of your issue

Posted on Oct 06, 2009

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You need to check to see if the pressure tube and switch are ok this is how the machine detects it;s water level. Eg the tube may have just popped off or there could be a hole in the Pressure tube. Any questions feel free to ask Cheers

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You need a new fill valve

The diaphram in your current one has split and is allowing water to flow past.

You cannot fix them , you have to replace them

Most times it is a 20 minute job to do so

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If the water comes out when filling, check your water valve by unplugging the washer when it is filling. If the water still runs, replace the valve. If the water stops, check the small tube that goes from the water pressure switch (in the consul) to the bottom of the tub. This must be connected without any holes or obstructions. If this is ok, replace the water pressure switch.

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Washer fills continuously until it has overflown


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I found this answer on Repairclinic.com. Hope it helps...

Water-level switch A defect--or an obstruction--in the water-level switch may mean that it can't tell the water to shut off. So the machine overflows. This switch senses the water level in the clothes tub. It's usually a diaphragm device with a small, clear tube attached between the switch and the bottom of the washer's outer tub. As the water level in the tub increases, the pressure on the air in the tube increases. When the pressure reaches a certain level, it activates the switch, shuts off the water, and signals the timer to begin the agitate cycle. You can either clear any obstruction in the tube or replace the water-level switch.

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