Author Topic: Maytag Se1000 washer dryer combo water level problem.  (Read 729 times)

Offline baker56

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Maytag Se1000 washer dryer combo water level problem.
« on: January 21, 2014, 03:48:14 PM »
Water level switch has been replaced and air tube was cleaned and 1/2" cut off small hose end. The small load fills the tub up about 2/3 and medium fills all but to the top. Large load overfills tub. Have not yet replaced the air tube wanted to see if anyone had a better idea before I ordered part.

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Re: Maytag Se1000 washer dryer combo water level problem.
« Reply #1 on: January 21, 2014, 06:20:43 PM »
Right where the tube from the pressure switch meets the (air dome or larger hose) put some bubble leak or dish soap on it and fill it. Watch for bubbles, that's where I use to find a small hole in the hose. Also did you make sure when you changed the switch that the hose was clear ( no water in dome)?

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Re: Maytag Se1000 washer dryer combo water level problem.
« Reply #2 on: January 22, 2014, 06:18:00 AM »
Thanks for the reply. This is the original air line with standard wire clamp. The unit is about 20 years old I thought about putting a better clamp on but at the age maybe I should order a new one. The only other thing I thought it could possibly be is the touch panel control. Thought I would try the cheapest one first.

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Re: Maytag Se1000 washer dryer combo water level problem.
« Reply #3 on: January 22, 2014, 08:24:15 AM »
Touch panel wouldn't have anything to do with the water level. You see the small hose connected to the pressure switch? At the other end it is larger at the tub. Right where it goes smaller is where I find "cracks in the hose" that"s why you put soap on it while it fills . Bubbles at that point mean bad hose. Double check the area where the hose mounts to the tub as well as I have seen soap and such partially block the area.

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Re: Maytag Se1000 washer dryer combo water level problem.
« Reply #4 on: January 22, 2014, 08:43:27 AM »
Thanks again. Will try your suggestions.

 

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