Washer - Screens in Hot & Cold Water Inlets / Connections

Washer inlet hoses have screens that capture debris. Some GE Appliance washers will also have screens or plugs located inside the Hot and Cold water inlet valve connections on the back of the washer.

Water Valve Screens

  • Unless otherwise noted in the Installation Instructions, these screens on the washer should NOT be removed.


Water Inlet Hose Screens

  • Screens in the hoses can be removed and cleaned. These screens help filter out debris that could clog the water valve.
  • See the Installation Instructions for your specific model for any noted exceptions. Download a copy of the Installation Instructions.