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Hey Folks, hoping you can help. I have a Kenmore HE3T front load washer that seems to work fine, EXCEPT

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Old 02-19-2010, 09:24 AM
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Hey Folks, hoping you can help. I have a Kenmore HE3T front load washer that seems to work fine, EXCEPT that the tub fills with water between uses. It must be a slow leak, because I don't notice it unless we don't do laundry for a week or so. If it hasn't been used in a week, I see that the tub is full of water, but not high enough to leak out of the open door. Any thoughts on what I should do to fix this?

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Tim


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Old 02-19-2010, 06:33 PM
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Hi Tim,

Most likely the problem is a bad water inlet valve. If you need the correct part number, post the complete model number of the washer.

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