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Water doesn't drain properly after a complete

Water accumulate at the basin after a run of complete cycle. What seems to be the problem?

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You posted this question under a DRYER category, but it sounds like you are describing a WASHER problem. The model number, however, crosses to a REFRIGERATOR. Can you please verify your model number and/or whether or not this a washer, dryer or refrigerator?

If this is a Whirlpool front loader washing machine, the problem you are describing is usually attributed to either a leaking water inlet valve, or a pressure switch malfunction. The following link explains how to diagnose and repair each problem yourself:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3753262-front_load_washer_fills_when_not_in_use

I've included steps on how to replace any defective parts and parts resources if you need to order anything. If you have any questions, please post back and let me know. I hope this helps you.

Posted on May 12, 2010

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