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My clothes washer floods the basement. Whirlpool Type 580 Model

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My clothes washer floods the basement. Whirlpool Type 580
Model WTW6600SW2
Serial number CU(NNN) NNN-NNNN
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  John replied 5 years ago.

Hi I'm John I will help you with the problem.

How do you stop the water does it stop by unplugging the washer.

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
I unplugged the washer
Expert:  John replied 5 years ago.

The water level switch hose could be blocked up with lint remove the small water hose from the water level switch and blow down the tube to clear the line this has to be done with an empty tub.

one cleared try the washer if it still over flows replace the water level switch.

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