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Dishlex global 300 - eco light keeps flashing & dishwasher sounds like its draining & can't turn it off only at main switch

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  • gippspac Sep 11, 2008

    have emptied overflow container but need to know what correct water level should be please

  • gippspac Sep 14, 2008

    thankyou for your help, problem solved

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Hi,

Initially, ps try:

  • unplug from the mains for say 15 minutes;
  • plug back in;
  • power/turn on;
  • press and hold the start/pause and Program simultaneously;
  • wait for the confirmation beep.
Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

Good luck and kind regards. Thank you for using FixYa.

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The overflow container underneath needs to be emptied.

heres a discussion about the problem
http://forums.partselect.com/dishwasher-repair/eco-light-flashing-dishlex-global-300-a-7664.html

Hope that solves it.
Ekse

Posted on Sep 11, 2008

  • Ekse Sep 11, 2008

    The correct water level is when it is between the max and min marks.

  • Peter Romain Apr 11, 2012

    Helpful but a new angle, test the water overflow microswitch - To remove it take care to examine the plastic pin that secures it, it needs squeezing and pushing out at the same time. To get to it remove the kick plate first, then undo 2 small screws and tilt the next panel upwards and draw it out. My microswitch had failed short circuit. This meant that the device detected water overflow, hence eco flashing its alarm and the pump runs continuously and no water goes in.

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Hi,

The symptoms on a Dishlex Global 300 dishwasher:
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