Wrap plumber’s tape clockwise around the threads of the cold water interior water hookupfor the washing machine, or around the threads of the exterior water spigot. Tighten the female end, or coupler connection, of the garden hose onto the water hookup for the washing machine. Tighten a quarter turn more.
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How do you connect a garden tap to a washing machine?
A garden tap connector allows a hose to be used to feed the washing machine. Once this is screwed on, just push fit the hose Use a knife or hose cutters to remove the bad section of hose and cut both ends square. A hose connector is used to join the two sections of hose. You just need to push each hose end into the connector.
How do you connect a washing machine to a garden hose?
Washing machines in the UK have 3/4 inch water inlets. You can screw on a garden tap connector and then push fit the hose onto the connector. A garden tap connector allows a hose to be used to feed the washing machine. Once this is screwed on, just push fit the hose
How do I connect a hose to a tap?
Screw a 3/4 -inch brass or plastic fitting onto the tap. The connector on the hose can then be push-fitted onto this fitting (UK). In the US, you need to get a quick connect adapter that screws into the female end of the hose. Some taps have 1/2 BSP threads. A reducer adaptor insert is available which screws inside a 3/4 threaded fitting.
What is a garden hose adapter?
This is a small adapter that screws onto the faucet and converts the end of the faucet into a male garden hose fitting. Unscrew the faucet tip.