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Old 01-29-2009, 05:05 PM   #1
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My current washing machine has just packed up and this has a hot and cold imput pipe. Was looking for a new machine and can only find cold water fill machines if i was to get a cold fill machine what would i do about the hot pipe that i have as this will not be needed?

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Old 01-29-2009, 06:16 PM   #2
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If you choose a washing machine with just a cold water connection, you can get a metal screw on cap to cover the hot water hose connection that is unused.

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Old 01-29-2009, 07:06 PM   #3
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I wouldn't rely on a screw on cap with a washer. Is there not a valve there where you attach the hose you can shut off?
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Sounds kind of strange that you can"t find a washer with both hot and cold hose connections..I don"t know where you are located but you should be able to find an appliance store, Sears,Home depot or a Lowes that would have a machine with both hot and cold...
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Been looking on argos website and they all say cold water fill so presumed that they were only cold fill.
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Old 01-30-2009, 01:39 PM   #6
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Been looking on argos website and they all say cold water fill so presumed that they were only cold fill.
Ayuh,.. I'll admit I haven't had to buy a Washing Machine in a couple of years,...
But,...
I've Never even Heard of a single cold fill machine.....

I wash with Only cold water with my machine,..
The Hot faucet never got turned On,..
The back of the machine I capped with a plastic hosecap,+ washer...
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Hey Bondo.....I see you get around too...I normaly see you on the boating site...Jim...(NO WHINERS)
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I normaly see you on the boating site
Ayuh,... I be 1 in the Same,.....

Boat wrenchin', or actually, just Wrenchin' in general is my forte',...
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I've Fixed a few things besides Boats....

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