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Water Tap is Closed

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Possible Solutions

Water tap closed (inlet faucet)

No or not sufficient water supply because:

  • Water faucet is closed.
  • There are kinks in inlet hose.
  • Water faucet pressure is too low.
  • Mesh filters in inlet hose are clogged.
  • Water inlet hose is frozen up.

Check the following:

  • Open the water faucet.
  • Make sure there are no kinks in the inlet hose.
  • Make sure water pressure is sufficient.
  • Clean the mesh filters in the inlet hose.  Be careful not to disturb or move the mesh filter.
  • Install the washer in a room with an ambient temperature of at least 41°F (5°C).

After the problem has been corrected, touch the Start/Pause button.

If the problem persists, touch and hold the Power button for at least 3 seconds.

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