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Frigidaire glws1233as1 water runs continually. seems like a valve is stuck open or something. water is draining as fast as it is filling up.

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Your drain hose or drain is too low causing water to siphon from the tub as fast as it runs in. raise or loop the drain hose higher than the highest level of the tub.

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