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I have a lady Kenmore washing machine that when you put the temp on cold cold, it will first pour warm water through the front liquid despenser and then it will fill most of the way in cold from the back. The water is warm. How can I get it to just do COLD WATER ONLY???

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This is the way it was designed. cold water will not dissolve the detergent in the dispenser completely. if you want cold water only then connect cold water to both the hot and cold connections in the back of the machine.

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