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Sometimes the machine just fills up with water, doesnt spin but continues to fill up and then leaks it out through the bottom, this happens especially when i try to wash with full load

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The FRIGIDAIRE washing machine as in all washers have what is called a WATER LEVEL SWITH. This switch is on the top and this is where you select small,medium or large water levels. This water level switch has a clear hose from the top of swith to the side of the out tub. Please check the following:
1- check that the hose is hooked up on both sides and inspect it that it does not have any holes.
2- There could be a small sock or something foreign in between the inner and out drum therefore clogging up this hole.
3- Replace the water-level swith.

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