Original water inlet valve failed and the tub filled with water even with the washer turned off and unplugged.Needed to shut off the water supply to stop it from filling with water

ApplianceAmana Washer


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Nutdriver
Screw drivers
Wrench set

Robert From Beverly Hills, CA

Jan 23, 2014

Replaced the water inlet valve. There was an on line video which fully described the repair. It took about 1 hour, only because my laundry room was so small and there was no a lot of space to do the repair. The removal and installation of the new water inlet valve was easy.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Water Inlet Valve with Bi-Metal Thermistor

Part Number: PS1488129

In Stock