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Question Washing machine


Apr 22, 2007
Parts Unknown
Morning all,
Anyone on here a bit of a handy man at repairing washing machines?

Hoover AC170 Auto-Washer 1100 (year 1994)

No water coming into machine when programme selected.

Water from taps to pipes
Pipes not blocked
Power to machine
Drain pump not blocked

Suspected fault(s):
Water in valve (the valves that release water into the machine)
Pressure switch - looks like this:
http://www.4hoover.co.uk/cgi-bin/product.pl?PID=1133313&brand=&model=pressure switch&part=

Copy of instruction manual here:

Thank you in advance for any help, El Girtho!