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Won't hold water

My washer seems to only fill on the small load cycle and the clothes can't be in it. If it's on a different setting it just drains and fills at the same time, it won't hold water. What do I do?

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Be sure stand pipe is at least as high as tub top from floor ..there also needs to be small gap between drain hose and standpipe and hose should be no than 6-8 ins into standpipe sounds like the water is just siphoning out

Posted on Aug 11, 2008

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SOURCE: maytag top load washer won''t fill with hot or cold water.

solenid valve
may be faulty.
to test disconect from the cold side and atch to the hot side,
the solenid valve is an electronic valve that switched the water on and off its usally atched inside of the back of the machine where the hose attaches to.

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solenoid_valve

Posted on May 04, 2009

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SOURCE: washer won"t fill with water

check your lid switch if its a top load

Posted on May 22, 2009

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SOURCE: washer won;t drain or start spinning

check the lid switch if its ok
you have a problem with the timer
replace it

Posted on Jul 09, 2009

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SOURCE: front loader won't spin and

Hi,

Problems with a washing machine not spinning or not draining are often inter related..

If you are having a problem with your top load washer then check out this tip...

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Front Load Washing machine not draining and or not spinning


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Posted on May 15, 2011

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SOURCE: WASHER FILLS WITH WATER, THEN WON'T AGITATE.

WASHER FILLS WITH WATER, THEN WON'T AGITATE. TURN KNOB TO SPIN AND IT DRAINS THEN SPINS. STILL WON'T AGITATE please show me a diagram

Posted on Jul 23, 2011

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