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Frumby

Whirlpool Duet HT Front loader (9 years old) flooding

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Apparently, water is backfilling into the tub and flooding through the door.  The washer was not in use and had not been used for a day when this occurred.  Any thoughts would be helpful.

 

Frumby

 

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sounds like a leaky Water Valve

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Does this 9 year old washer have a model number?

If so,we can tell you the part number.

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Sorry, I should have known better:  Model #GHW9400PL0

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Seems to be more common in these washers than other brands.  I've had 3 of these  where the water valve was not closing completely and not completely shutting the water off even when the machine was  turned off and unplugged.

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Thanks gentlemen. I've ordered the part and it is on the way. I actually thought that it was drain pump not working. Obviously misdiagnosed when the washer had not been used in over a day and water began leaking from the door. Just another lesson learned. Thank you again.

The Colonel

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