This Washer Fill Hose features one male and one female connection. This design is compatible with most washer models, check to see if your model number is compatible. The rubber hose can be used to fill the washing machine with either hot or cold water. Replacing this accessory will require basic hand tools and novice repair experience. Turn off your hot and cold water supplies. Helpful Tip: We recommend replacing your washing machine s inlet hoses every 5 years to reduce the risk of hose failure and leaks.