How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Bryan Your Own Question
Bryan, Home Appliance Technician
Category: Appliance
Satisfied Customers: 12156
Experience:  15 yrs. experience as a certified appliance technician.
Type Your Appliance Question Here...
Bryan is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Hello, we have an Excellence top loader washing machine that

This answer was rated:

Hello, we have an Excellence top loader washing machine that has intermittent problems where on hot or warm wash not hot water comes through and the whole thing goes very slowly.

A repairman said it was an air bubble in the hot water pipes but we have run all the taps and is still no better.

It is driving my wife CRAZY!!


most likely its the inlet valve on the machine itself, its not opening fully all the time, fisher & pakel parts though you would have to call them to get, take the hot water hose off the back of machine and put it in the tub, turn the water on and if it comes out fast then its the valve,
Bryan and other Appliance Specialists are ready to help you