Water Inlet Valve

PartSelect Number PS259411

This water inlet valve is specially designed for those dishwashers that fit under the counter from 1974 To Present. The valve should be located behind the lower kickplate panel in either the right or left corner. The attaching solenoids on the valve open and close according to the desired amount of water needed.

This part works with the following brands: GE, Hotpoint & Kenmore.

This part fixes the following symptoms:

  • Will not fill with water.
  • Leaking.
  • Not cleaning dishes properly.
  • Not draining.
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Parts Used

  • Water Inlet Valve

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair:30 - 60 mins

ToolsNutdriver, Screw drivers, Wrench set

CustomerDon from Mount Vernon, IL

Insufficient fill water, dishes not getting clean (valve diaphram had ruptured)

1. Remove lower cover skirt.
2. Shut of water at undersink valve.
3. Unplug power cord or turn off circuit breaker.
4. Disconnect water supply line from fill valve.
5. Unplug the electrical connector from the valve.
6. Remove the 2 valve mounting bracket screws.
7. With loose valve in hand, rotate to gain access to allow release of outlet hose clamp for hose removal.
8. Remove brass fitting from old valve and install on new valve. Use teflon tape on the pipe threads only.

Install new valve by reversing the procedure.

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Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair:15 - 30 mins

ToolsNutdriver, Screw drivers

CustomerRobert from Mineral Wells, WV

Water valve was leaking and vent cover needed replaced

changed water valve and removed door cover and replaced the vent cover parts was easy to find on your web site and delivery was very quick within 3 days very satisfied with your service.

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Parts Used

  • Water Inlet Valve

Level of DifficultyReally Easy

Time to do repair:30 - 60 mins

ToolsPliers, Socket set, Wrench (Adjustable)

CustomerWilliam from Polson, MT

Little/no water coming in & dirty dishes

1. Remove access panel under door. 2.Shut off hot water.3. Shut off electric to washer.4. Disconnect water line from water inlet valve.5. Remove small outlet water line from valve. Replace valve & reconnect. OR !!! 1.Take solenoid valve & bracket off of original inlet valve 2. Pull out white plastic diaphragm cover. 3. Remove diaphragm & clean out water holes with a pin. 4. Reassemble valve. 5. Reinstall original water inlet valve & save $27.00

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Parts Used

  • Water Inlet Valve

Level of DifficultyReally Easy

Time to do repair:30 - 60 mins

ToolsNutdriver, Pliers, Socket set, Wrench set

CustomerAlbert from Dallas, TX

Thanks for sending the correct part. You guys did a great job.

Just put the part on.

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Parts Used

  • Water Inlet Valve

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair:30 - 60 mins

ToolsNutdriver, Screw drivers

CustomerJason from Porterfield, WI

No water during wash cycle.

Shut off water, disconnect power,remove
Faulty valve,install replacement part.

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