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Why is my softener filling up with water?

Why is my softener filling up with water?

Water or air leakages will cause a malfunction of your water softening system and an overflow of water in the brine tank. Other causes of brine tank overflow can be due to obstructions. If your brine line float control gets clogged with salt, take it out, wash it, and check to make sure it’s working correctly.

How do you get standing water out of a water softener?

You can simply scoop out all of the water in your water softener by hand with a bucket. If the water inside is still relatively clean, you can scoop it into a large container or your laundry tub so that you can use it again once you have fixed the problem.

What to do if you have a problem with your Kenmore water softener?

If you have a problem with your Kenmore water softener the first thing you should do is check to see if the repair will be under warranty.

What to do if your water softener is full of water?

If your water softener is full of water, another potential solution is to change the Kenmore water softener float setting. The water softener float valve controls the water levels in the brine tank. If it is set too high, excess water may build up, and your unit may not be able to release all the water after each discharge cycle.

Where can I buy Kenmore water softener in Ontario?

Since Sears has closed and you can no longer take your product directly into a store for maintenance or repair, we can help. You can trust WaterSmart to service your Kenmore water softener in Southern Ontario, as we have been proudly servicing Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge and Guelph for 25 years.

Where is the rotor valve on a Kenmore water softener?

You should contact a professional to do this for you. The rotor valve directs water through your water softener during the water softening cycle and while flushing the resin filter. The rotor valve seal is located on the bottom of the rotor valve.

What to do if your Kenmore water softener is full of water?

If it is set too high, excess water may build up, and your unit may not be able to release all the water after each discharge cycle. Remove the water level indicator (entire component in the image above), disassemble it, and determine if the valve itself requires cleaning due to clogging.

You should contact a professional to do this for you. The rotor valve directs water through your water softener during the water softening cycle and while flushing the resin filter. The rotor valve seal is located on the bottom of the rotor valve.

Why is my water softener filled with water?

If your water softener is filled with water, you’re experiencing a common problem with Sears Kenmore units. Let’s look at the different reasons why water in brine tank can get too high.

Since Sears has closed and you can no longer take your product directly into a store for maintenance or repair, we can help. You can trust WaterSmart to service your Kenmore water softener in Southern Ontario, as we have been proudly servicing Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge and Guelph for 25 years.