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I have a series 800 washer it runs over between first wash

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I have a series 800 washer it runs over between first wash and second wash. I replaced water level control it worked ok for two washes and then ran over again. What would cause this? If I sit in basement with it it works fine.
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Can you put a space between each number on the model and send the model again please? It's being blocked because it looks too much like a phone number so I can't see it.

Customer: replied 4 years ago.

110-2783 1600

OK perfect. So if the pressure switch has been replaced, you're either down to a floating restriction in the pressure switch hose or right where the pressure switch hose connects to the tub, OR your electronic water valve is sticking open and the valve needs to be replaced. Now the problem is that the issue is sporadic and you need to see it happen to know which issue you have. If it starts to overfil and the unit is agitating, that means you need to replace your electronic water valve because it's sticking open. If the washer is just sitting still and it's overflowing, the washer doesn't think there is enough water inside and it's not likely that 2 pressure switches are bad so you have a floating restriction. You can try to blow through the pressure switch hose to make sure it's clear, but if the restriction is inside the connection on the outer tub, there is really no way to access it and you may have to replace the entire plastic outer tub.

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