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Washer won't fill with water but will start cycle!

When used on any cycle, my washer won't fill with water but will start to agitate and wash the dry clothes! Both cold and hot hoses are connected. I thought maybe inside the washer something came disconnected but I have no way of looking.

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Have the same problem, cycle starts but will not fill with water.

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Check the water pressure switch

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SOURCE: Kenmore Elite Calypso washer won't fill with water!

Kenmore Elite Model 110.24082200 won't fill the tub completely with water on any cycle before washing begins. Nothing is wron with the water source. Why won't it fill?

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• Check the following:
Is the power cord plugged into a grounded 3 prong outlet?
Is the indicator on the Cycle Control knob properly lined up
with a cycle? Turn the Cycle Control knob to the right slightly
and pull to start.
Are the water inlet valve screens clogged?
Are both the hot and cold water faucets turned on?
Is the water inlet hose kinked?

• Does the water level seem too low, or does the washer
appear to not fill completely? The top of the agitator is
much higher than the highest water level. This is normal and
necessary for clothes to move freely.
• Has a fuse blown or is the circuit breaker open? If problem
continues, call an electrician.
• Are you using an extension cord? Do not use an extension
cord.
• Is the washer in a normal pause in the cycle? The washer
pauses for about 2 minutes during certain cycles. Allow the
cycle to continue. Some cycles feature periods of agitation
and soak.
• Is the washer overloaded? Wash smaller loads.
• Is the lid open? The lid must be closed during operation.
Washer will not agitate or spin with the lid open.

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