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My Kenmore Eco System front load washer seems to have a valve stuck open. When i turn it on it starts to fill but the water just drains straight out. What do i need to look for to fix this?

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The drain valve/pump is struck or clogged with dirt so that it is not shut. So remove from the bottom the drain hose to get the valve out , check if the valve is working after cleaning with an external voltage as it will open & close. If not the valve must be changed.
It is also possible that the program controller can be short in the drain output and is constantly keeping the valve opened. So release off power in the first place to confirm and if still the water drains we have the culprit.

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