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Leaking waher I just a used washer only had 1 inlet hose, I used it & on filling up before washing cycle satated , I noticed water was leaking I guess from underneath, if both inlet hoses are'nt connected will that cause water not hold in tub & leak out.

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Water can leak from the other valve while filling up if you dont have the hose on it,if you blank the valve off with a nut and tail with a coin and rubber washer in it that will fix your problem.hope this helps.

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