How do I get the valve out of the grommet?
Answer Hello Jill! Here is the information supplied from the manufacture service manuals, hope it helps!
Removing the water inlet grommet:
1. Disconnect the washer from the electrical supply,
remove the top panel and cut the 2. Using a small common screw driver, release the (8)
locking tabs around the water inlet tubes while
pushing on the grommet rim from inside the washerthin wall joint
section between the water inlet and the overflow/vent
tube grommet .