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The water runs right through my washer, occasionally on rinse cylce. I have to spin it out again and reset it to get it to hold the water in. Whats the problem?

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The problem is siphoning. Check to make sure the drain hose is not too far into the drain. I put together some information on this and what to do. Follow this link and if you still have questions let me know.

http://www.fixya.com/support/r4621172-clothes_washer_stop_filling_water

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