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My Cabrio no longer adjusts water level according to load size. It fills to the max each time. How to fix?

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Problem most probably in clogged pressure hose leading to pressure switch or bad pressure/level switch itself.  you can try cleaning the hose by simply blowing into it after disconnecting it from the pressure switch.  a simple fix but if clogged, it usually works.

Posted on Aug 03, 2010

Testimonial: "Thanks. Will try that."

  • fygraphics Aug 09, 2010

    I thought I'd let you know how I resolved the problem. I simply unplugged the washer and then plugged it back in. I wondered if treating it like a computer might work, and, it did! Works as it should again. Thanks again for the input.

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