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Whirlpool washer problem

When washing cycle is finished the spun washing is hot. The machine is plumbed to both hot and cold taps but the temperature of damp washiong indicates it is being rinsed in hot water. How do I fix this?

Also is there a way to propgram only a cold water wash and rinse with the AWM 6100

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    I would like to do a cold wash cycle? Is this possible? It is plumbed to both the hot and cold taps. Please advise asap???

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If you read the manual it says that the 30 degree wash doesn't actually draw anything from the hot water tap. This is the cycle I use and I don't turn my hot tap on unless I want to clean my machine once every 6 months.

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What happens if you just turn off the hot tap?

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It sounds like you cold inlet need replaced its a easy job

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