- Turn off the hot and cold water supplies and remove the hoses from the back of your washing machine.
- Locate the inlet screens and gently remove them.
- Rinse out the filter and insert it back into the inlet hole. Also, check your washer supply hoses too. Some contain screens that need to be removed and cleaned just like inlet screens.
- Reconnect water supply hoses and turn the water back on.
If your wash machine takes forever to fill there is no need to call a plumber, the fix is simple! Typically the cause of this is an inlet screen that is clogged with sediment. It is a cinch to clean these out:
Springer Plumbing has been serving the Thurston County area for more than 20 years.