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Washer not filling

My topload Roper washer is not filling up. Both hot and cold water come on but it doesnt stop running, I can't tell you how many gallons have been wasted. It started on the regular cycle so I switched to heavy and now it only fills on gentle.

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  • facesister Feb 18, 2008

    No it doesn't over flow on the floor. Both hot and cold pumps come on but the tub just doesn't get full, it simply goes down the drain.

  • facesister Feb 19, 2008

    Thank you it worked.

  • Anonymous Oct 10, 2008

    I had the same exact problem with my washer not filling up. Draining as it filled I suppose. I tried moving my drainage hose up and it seems to be working like a charm!!!! I was so close to going out and buying a new washer because I couldnt fix it! Thanks so much :-)

  • shannabelle Oct 10, 2008

    Thanks for the drain hose solution! I have a different washer but same problem and it worked like a charm! Thanks

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Plz dont take this wrong but you say it fills and WONT STOP?? does the unit over flow on the floor?? or you need to let me know because the last part of your question states a diffrent problem..is the hot water valve on?//plz answer my questions and we can go on.

Posted on Feb 17, 2008

  • Gary Davd
    Gary Davd Feb 18, 2008

    You need to raise the drain hose up to a higer point than the tub level too low will create a siphon.. Try that and let me know

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