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My Maytag Bravos MCT HE MVWX600XW was making a weird noise

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Greetings. My Maytag Bravos MCT HE MVWX600XW was making a weird noise as the water was coming in to the tub. Nothing I could do (turn off power, unplug machine) would stop the water from coming into the tub and making a weird noise. I finally unplugged it and turned the water spigots in the wall to off. I was then able to spin and drain the water that was in. I didn't try to restart at this time because I had to leave the house. Any suggestions or thoughts?
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Maytag is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: We bought in in 2011. The model is listed above, Maytag Bravos MVWX600XW
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: If possible.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: What's would cause this problem with my machine?
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Tech Dave replied 1 month ago.

Hello, this is Dave and I welcome you to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Appliance Tech Dave replied 1 month ago.

When water is coming into the washer even if unplugged it is because the water valve failed. This happens most often when you are on a well or the house has old metal pipes. Am I correct that it was filling even when turned off?

Expert:  Appliance Tech Dave replied 1 month ago.

Do you have an update on how this went? Do you still need help?