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I have a Kenmore Calypso washer SM 9711024 that will only fill a minimum amount of water to wash with. I can't do more than 5-6 pieces at a time and get them clean. Forget sheets or towels! What's the problem? More important, how do I fix it?

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Thanks for using FixYa. This issue occurs mainly due to two things: water inlet valve going bad and/or the water level switch. If the water inlet valve has gone bad it won’t be able to fill or will fill slowly due to debris clogged in it. If the issue is with the water level switch then it won’t tell the water to fill as this switch is to sense the water level in the clothes tub. However, with that being said it seems that you’ll need to replace the water inlet valve. Please do accept the solution if the issue is resolved or post a comment for further assistance.


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Posted on Sep 13, 2010

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