This water inlet valve assembly is for washers. Water inlet valve assembly W11038689 controls the water flow into the washer. The assembly may include multiple parts; refer to your parts diagram for a complete list of parts included. Unplug the washer and shut off the water supply before installing this part. Wear work gloves to protect your hands.Whirlpool Genuine Washer Water Inlet Valve Assembly. Possible Repair Solution For - Will not fill, will not stop filling, will not start, leaking water, not washing properly, no hot water, no cold water.Note: This is intended as a guideline only, as other items can cause the same symptoms.