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Water overflows and does not agaitate on GE washer model wdsr2080d5

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Sounds like the mixing valve or pressure switch is bad

Posted on Jan 03, 2012

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You have a problem with the water level switch.  It is located in the base of the machine below the tub.  Replace it and you'll be fine.

Posted on Nov 20, 2008

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SOURCE: GE Washer WHDRR418E1WW overflows the tube. Yikes.

A washer that over flows in the fill cycle sounds like a faulty pressure switch. Part # WH12X10069 and 10 on this diagram. If it overfills the tub when the washer is off it's a faulty water valve. Best of luck Ryan

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Posted on Feb 25, 2009

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Have you tried to blow out the air in the tube that connects to the water level switch control? Sometime that will get blocked. You will need to make adjustments here because the air in the tube determines how much water fill the drum.

Posted on Apr 05, 2009

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Remove the front panel by using a putty knife to depress the retaining clips at the seam where it meets the washer top. (one on each side) Take the thin hose off the lower left side of the outer tub and clean it out. A short cut would be to cut off an inch and a half of it, but that's a one time fix, then the hose starts getting too short. To help prevent re-occourance, run a small hot load with a couple cups of bleach (no clothes) every few months. Make sure to rinse the tub on the largest level to prevent bleach damage to your next wash load.

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My agitator is not working so I assume it is the clutch under the agitator but I can not remove the Agitator. I have only tried pulling up on it using lever and brut force.

Posted on Mar 17, 2010

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Water level control switch not working. even i set water level to very low it just keeps filling and has overflowed. i am guessing that the switch needs to be replaced.


Hello,

It depending on exactly what your seeing that will determine the problem.

Does your washer start agitating and keep filling?? if yes it does start agitating and the water continuies to fill try disconnectiing the power and if it keeps filling what would be wrong is that the water inlet valve is sticking open and it would need to replaced

If the washer continues to fill and does not start agaitating would be a defective water level switch as you suspect it may be.If ya disconnect the power and it STOPS filling replace the water level(pressure) switch.


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Your washer is close to the one in the video but as you know not exact..that agitator coupler shown in the video bolts down under the agaitator. To remove your agaitator which locks into teh agaitator as shown just pulls off....so to remove your just grab the bottom of it and pull straight up and off of the agottaor coupler.

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GE Washer WHDRR418E1WW overflows the tube. Yikes.


A washer that over flows in the fill cycle sounds like a faulty pressure switch. Part # WH12X10069 and 10 on this diagram. If it overfills the tub when the washer is off it's a faulty water valve. Best of luck Ryan

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My GE washer wont stop filling with water or go to the wash cycle. my GE top load washer water will not stop and leaks out, overflows. model #GCXRPO9ODAWW.


You have a problem with the water level switch.  It is located in the base of the machine below the tub.  Replace it and you'll be fine.

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