Question about LG 24 in. LDS 5811ST Stainless Steel Built-in Dishwasher
My dishwasher has suddenly started making a loud humming noise during the first part of the wash cycle. What could this be? Can I fix it?
It only makes this sound the first 10 mins or so.
The most common cause of the hum/grinding sound, and often poor cleaning - is a blocked filter or debris stuck below that filter.
Pretty easy fix: Get a phillips screwdriver near by. Pull out the lower rack (the upper rack can come out if you pull the little gray thingeys on the front of the upper rails.)
Remove the lower spray arm -- just pull it straight up. Remove nine silver screws from the sump area that holds the filter down. Pull the filter up and out. Rinse the filter as best you can.
While the filter removed, with a flash light inspect all over the sump area - looking for stuff that should not be there and clean it out. Watch out for broken glass!
Replace the filter, screws and the spray arm. Fire it up and check your results!
Posted on Apr 04, 2009
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