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Maytag Performa Washing Machine Issue

My four year old "top of the line" washing machine is costing me too much money!! It is a super capacity washer (family of 6 generates ALOT of laundry). Up until about 6 months ago everything was fine. Now when we try and do a load in the cold cycle, the water trickles out (takes more than 1/2 hour to fill the tub). The warm & hot cycles work fine (i.e. water comes out in a good, steady flow). The lines are not kinked. I switched the hot & cold lines to see if it was something "outside" of the washer and then the cold flowed freely. It is definitely a problem inside the washer. I assume something is clogged but do not know how to fix it. Can anyone troubleshoot this for me? Thanks so much-

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Switch cold water off, remove hose. there is often a gauze filter, could be at either end. this could be blocked. alse peer into the valve where the hose screws on and see if any dirt build-up

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