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Wash machine not holding water to set level, when washing and trying to soak a load the water leaks out the waste hose even when washer is off.
Machine is 12moths old hope you can help.

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First see that the exit hose behind the machine is at the correct height, before coming down into the wall standpipe or your sink. Your machine pump pumps water over this height, about 2.75 feet above ground level. Possible there is a water level height marked behind your machine.

If water flows out when machine is off, possible your inlet valve at top of machine is defective...............can be replaced easily.

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