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Cold water is not filling the machine like it should. it comes out in trickle.

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There is usually a filter at the cold water inlet and probably is clogged if the cold water supply is usually dirty or bore hole water. Remove the filter and clean it
Other cause is that the cold water pressure is too low.

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