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The eco light is flashing constantly on my Dishlex Global 300 dishwasher, it is making a noise like a pump is running continously, but the unit will not operate. Can you give me some possible faults and solutions. Regards Dave I have the same problem. The Eco light flashes and there is some sort of noise, not sure if it is a pump or a solenoid, but thats as far as it goes. A friend gave me the machine after aservice tech told him the main washer motor was gone. i have fitted a new motor, but the problem persists.

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  • Hochiki Oct 26, 2008

    Hey thanks for the help, came to the same conclusion. Found that the switch had actually fused short circuit. Off to buy a new switch tomorrow!! Thanks again for the help.

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Its an overflow of water into the base of the machine.

There is a float switch in the base of the machine in a small plastic dish.
There is a metal cover with 2 small bolts that have to be removed to get to it.
get the overflow cleared.

Posted on Oct 26, 2008

  • Ekse Oct 26, 2008

    also check for any blocked pipes

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The symptoms on a Dishlex Global 300 dishwasher:
  • eco light is flashing constantly;
  • noise on pump running continuously;
  • but the unit will not operate.
Possible corrective actions include:
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