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Cold water won't stop filling the tub

My Frigidaire affinity continually fills the tub with cold water even after a couple of spin cycles. It won't shut off. In fact I unplugged the machine and it still fills the tub. Not sure what to do next

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  • Jimbo_9 Jan 30, 2008

    I have the same problem, how did you remove the cold water valve?

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The cold water valve is probably stuck open. It should open only when there is voltage across the valve. It could just be clogged inside. If you can remove it, you might be be able to take it apart and clean it. Just make a note of how parts fit together as you are taking it apart. Clean all parts with old toothbrush and reassamble. Before you reinstall, connect it to a garden hose outside. No water should come out when you turn the hose on. If it still fails, just buy a new valve.

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