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GE washer (WCXR1070T5WW) hot water does not come on, and water does not shut off. What is the problem/solution?

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  • mtech_orams Feb 03, 2010

    the hot water from the water heater is not getting through to the machine. With the setting on "hot wash", and the cold water turned off, the hot water does come in. When the cold water is turned on, it "overpowers(?)" the incoming hot water. The point of coming to this site is to avoid calling a service man.

  • mtech_orams Feb 05, 2010

    FYI to all. The water valve was sticking. I removed it, removed the coils from it, let it soak in Zep "clr", re assembled and re installed it, and it worked.

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Sounds like a microprocessor problem thats not heating the water and not shutting off the water solenoid. I reckon it's time for a serviceman, always ask for a "Quote" before ever proceeding

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