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Old 03-18-2013, 02:31 PM
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The drum fills partly with water overnight when the washer is not on. If I open the front door, there is a puddle perhaps 1/2" to 1" high in the back of the drum. I checked the drain line and no clogs, I also assume there is a check valve so that drain water does not back in.

I assumed that it is a faulty fill valve and went ahead and ordered one from this site. Could this be a flow meter problem also?

Just looking for confirmation if possible that my initial diagnosis is probable.


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Old 03-19-2013, 02:49 AM
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Sounds to me that you have hit the nail on the head.

The fill valve just is not closing/sealing properly.
Not that rare of a problem.
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