Question about Baumatic 18 in. BDW45.1 Built-in Dishwasher

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Baumatic bdw45 Dishwasher

Don't now why but my dishwasher has come up with an E4 sign and it is beeping and trying to empty even though there is nothing in it, can you sugest what i should do.
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Mark Boyce

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Just had the same and fixed it with the advice above.

POWER OFF!

Pop the black panels off, stick a towel in, soak up water, quick test to check no E4 comes up, put the kettle on, take the credit off the wife, feet up.

The hardest part was putting the integrated kitchen back together.

Posted on Oct 06, 2008

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REMOVE MAINS POWER COMPLETELY, then remove the plastic covers from base of machine and sponge out the bottom catch tray

Posted on Oct 04, 2008

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    daba2 Oct 05, 2008

    I'll also add - I've just diagnosed on my machine that the polystyrene float that trips the microswitch to cause this error, can get stuck to the drip tray, rendering it useless. This will allow too much water to accumulate in the tray. Result - water level too great and spills into the shield stuck onto the bottom of the motor, and in my case seems to be the cause of the fuse-board tripping when the motor tries to start (I'll piost back if fitting new motor cures the problem). I now know where to get a new pump/motor at a fraction of the cost of the usual suppliers.....



    I have "fixed" this problem - don't allow the flat base of the styrene float to rest flat on the base of the drip tray, stick something, anything (no more than 2 mm thick) to the catch tray under the float.

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    daba2 Oct 11, 2008

    Yes, the new pump/motor assembly has cured the board tripping, so the motor must have been damaged by water getting into it, although it doesn't appear to have signs of damage to the windings. Only time will tell but all is well now, and the cost of replacement justified giving it a go.



    If anyone wants to know where I got the new motor at a third of the cost of a "genuine" replacement, click on my dame and "Ask Me".

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