During non use (overnight) tub filled up with water and overan onto the floor

ApplianceGeneral Electric Washer

ModelWWA8808MALAD

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Nutdriver
Pliers
Screw drivers
Socket set
Wrench(Adjustable)

Don From Mountain View, CA

Jan 07, 2014

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Turn off cold & hot water inlets. Detached water and drain hoses from Washer. Unplugged electricity.Removed back panel using nut driver/wrench would also work. Detached plate holding old valve and then old valve from plate. Held old valve in one hand, detached each electrical connection from old valve and attched to same location on new valve. Reinstalled and reconnected everything. Work like a charm. $20 bucks instead of a new washer. Point of fact: the valve contains the selinoids that regulate water flow. I did not know this and was trying to find "Selinoid" instead of inlet valve.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Water Inlet Valve with Outlet Insert

Part Number: PS270305

$13.80
In Stock