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Westinghouse Dishwasher SB921SE---Water flowing out of door---suspect could be solenoid not turning water off-I have cleaned all filters and checked drain hose for kinks and blockage

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SOURCE: bosch classixx dishwasher not draining

try removing pump some models can be serviced fron inside well of machine glass can stop the pump from turning
clean out water and remove filters find a screw in base of well remove and remove pump housing check with torch to see if any obstuctions there if not see if the impellor moves around when turned and make shure that the pump is not worn out

Posted on Feb 24, 2008

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SOURCE: lg - LDS5811ST Dishwasher OE Error Code

In older units prior to mar 07 LG has had a problem with wires getting stuck in the insulation and breaking. Remove door panel and check for broken wires. (turn off power) Check for continuity splice and put insulation in between. This is most likely the problem.

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Posted on Jun 07, 2008

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SOURCE: bosch shv55mo3gb

use this link then click on insruction manual download type in the model number remember 0 is a number.I know that sounds condesending but i forgot. I used the manual with the ending aus.

http://www.bshappliancecare.com/Bosch/Bosch_dishwasher_manual.html

Posted on Jul 01, 2008

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SOURCE: LG Dishwasher Model LD-4120M Error 0E

I had the same endless problem and finaly put a cleaning product through with heaps of restarts and now the machine works perfectly. So anyone out there with the OE error should try this inexpensive solution. If it does not work you have not lost much. You may need to restart several times during the process and is a great pain but maybe it will solve your problem .

Posted on Apr 21, 2009

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SOURCE: GE Dishwasher not draining the water out

hi eddavid,

thank you for using fixya.

with regard to your issue, here is the possible cause. The check valve is worn and letting water back in the tub while it is draining there for not draining all the water out.

Can temporarily be repaired with a cork until i can get a new check valve.

You may also try to restart dishwasher with rinse only and as soon as it starts push reset and it will drain water out.

Going deeper into the appliance, the dishwasher has a rubber flapper style check valve located between the soil collection chamber and the drain line. These go bad and restrict the water from draining out. Also some models have a valve under screen in back called a piston valve if this has debris keeping it from opening and closing or is deteriorated you will need to change this also.Start washer let fill initiate pump out water should exit rapidy into drain if its slow check both items above

Hope this helps, if you have other question, please do not hesitate to let me know.

Regards,

voodoo

Posted on Apr 26, 2009

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SOURCE: dishwasher doesn't drain completely after full cycle

If there is any blockage in your diposal, water will comes up to the sink, since it happened to me. As soon I installed the air gap then it fixed the problem. No air gap, water flowing is slowing down conflicting with timed draining causing this problem. Let's think of this, if you fill up water in a 1/2 galon milk container, and you try to emty it. If you pull down straightly , it will be slow compared to pull it at an agle to let air going into the opening. The air vent helps water flow better meeting the timed draining.

Posted on Sep 13, 2009

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Model D1776 Continues to Fill with Water/Drain Pump Engages After Wash Cycle Is Complete


It is possible that the machine does not start off the cycle because there are errors or feedback from the inputs. For the program to start up the main program controller must initiate the INLET/PUMP MOTOR/DRAIN to work when it is commanded .If this does not happen then the voltage at these points must be checked or the fault relates to no voltage/drive from the controller. This means the controller is a suspect.

Check how to remove the control panel: http://www.espares.co.uk/advice/dishwashers/a/3/1287/how-to-replace-a-hotpoint-dishwasher-fascia-p.html

If the water flows then the flow should be good, if not the inlet valve is bad or there is dirt in the filter. Also check the flow at the inlet of the water line. What is most important for the motor to start functioning is that the door switch must be ON when the door is shut or this will be an error for starting the motor. The water pressure must be good and the spraying must be seen to be good. If there is low pumping or pressure then the spray arms will not turn around to inject with pressure. If so the pump must be checked for clogging.

Oct 24, 2011 | Asko D1776 Built-in Dishwasher

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I have a smeg 12059 integrated dishwasher which will not spin. I have emptied the water from the bottom compartment , cleaned the filter and turned on and off at the mains and only the lights will come on...


It is possible that the machine does not start off the cycle because there are errors or feedback from the inputs. For the program to start up the main program controller must initiate the INLET/PUMP MOTOR/DRAIN to work when it is commanded .If this does not happen then the voltage at these points must be checked or the fault relates to no voltage/drive from the controller. This means the controller is a suspect.

Check how to remove the control panel: http://www.espares.co.uk/advice/dishwashers/a/3/1287/how-to-replace-a-hotpoint-dishwasher-fascia-p.html

If the water flows then the flow should be good, if not the inlet valve is bad or there is dirt in the filter. Also check the flow at the inlet of the water line. What is most important for the motor to start functioning is that the door switch must be ON when the door is shut or this will be an error for starting the motor. The water pressure must be good and the spraying must be seen to be good. If there is low pumping or pressure then the spray arms will not turn around to inject with pressure. If so the pump must be checked for clogging.

Oct 19, 2011 | Smeg 24 in. DWI612 Built-in Dishwasher

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Switch dishwasher on and starts up ok but when it comes to pumping water in it stops and does not do anything else.


Hello

Investigate these five areas if your dishwasher won't fill with water:

As water is filling your dishwasher, a float rises along with it. When the float reaches a predetermined level, it shuts off the flow of water, thereby preventing a leak. Sometimes the float can get stuck in the wrong position in your dishwasher, and it can prevent your dishwasher from filling. Check your float assembly. Replace it if you need to.

The water that fills your dishwasher lifts the float, and when it reaches a certain level, it acts as a trigger for the float switch. The float triggers the float switch to shut off, thereby shutting off the flow of water into the dishwasher. A defective switch may interfere with your dishwasher's filling ability.

Your dishwasher may not be filling with water simply because the water valve's filter screens are dirty and debris-filled. Gain access to your water inlet valve and try cleaning it out. This might be enough to solve the problem. You can learn how to access your water inlet valve in the replace a dishwasher water inlet valve section.

Alternatively, your water inlet valve could be defective altogether. That could be the reason your dishwasher is not filling. Test it for continuity. If it is not functioning as it should, replace it.

Your dishwasher's drain valve is regulated by a drain solenoid. If the solenoid is malfunctioning, it may not allow the drain valve to funtion properly, which in turn could be the reason your dishwasher is not filling with water. Investigate your drain valve and test the solenoid. If the solenoid is faulty, replace it.

Aug 22, 2011 | Dishwashers

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Hotpoint Super Plus 7821 dishwasher isn't drawing water, please help thank you


Hello

As water is filling your dishwasher, a float rises along with it. When the float reaches a predetermined level, it shuts off the flow of water, thereby preventing a leak. Sometimes the float can get stuck in the wrong position in your dishwasher, and it can prevent your dishwasher from filling. Check your float assembly. Replace it if you need to.

Water Inlet Valve

Your dishwasher may not be filling with water simply because the water valve's filter screens are dirty and debris-filled. Gain access to your water inlet valve and try cleaning it out. This might be enough to solve the problem.


Your dishwasher's drain valve is regulated by a drain solenoid. If the solenoid is malfunctioning, it may not allow the drain valve to funtion properly, which in turn could be the reason your dishwasher is not filling with water. Investigate your drain valve and test the solenoid. If the solenoid is faulty, replace it.

Aug 03, 2011 | Dishwashers

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Turn on dishwasher hear noise solenoid clicks water valve works but no force of water to turn tines and no clean.


Sounds like you may have a bad solenoid valve. you can check this by opening line that feeds the valve to see if you have sufficient water flow. GET SOME TOWELS READY THIS MAY GET A LITTLE MESSY!
  1. turn off the water valve that feeds the dishwasher.
  2. remove the line to the dishwasher solenoid valve.
  3. slowly turn water back on that feeds the dishwasher.
  4. verify sufficient water pressure flows onto the towels.

Dec 30, 2010 | KitchenAid 24 in. KUDP02SR Built-in...

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Water doesn't come out when I turn the machine on then nothing happens.


Check your water inlet to the machine. Check the strainer fitted to it for block.

If every thing is Ok and still no flow- the inlet valve solenoid not acting. Check the circuit and finally the micro controller.

If you suspect micro controller take the help of service center for replacement

Apr 11, 2010 | Electrolux Kenmore 24 in. Built-In...

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Dishwasher top spray bar does not spray due to low water fill


Check the water hose going from the sink to the dishwasher to make sure it is'nt clogged, if there's a water shut off valve under the sink make sure it's fully open, also check to make sure the spray arms at the bottom of the dishwasher that supply water to the top rack is clean with no debris or obstructions in the spray hole's, the water entering the dishwasher should be at a warm temp, if it's cold the dishes will not get clean, you should have good water pressure from the house supply for it to fill properly, the float is also called a flood switch, it should not be activated during the water fill cycle, if it's activated it will shut off the water inlet valve and the wash cycle will stop or the dishwasher will drain, if your still having wash problems it could be a defective water inlet valve or a bad timer, if that's the case you might have to call an appliance repair man, hope this helps, good luck.

Mar 28, 2009 | Dishwashers

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Dishwasher not starting when door closes


What your saying is suggesting a water supply issue. The Model number you've given can not be found on the Neff website.

You will need to disconnect power, turn the water supply off (under sink or behind dishwasher), disconnect the water line, put the end of the hose in a bucket or cup, turn water back on slowly and make sure water flows. Turn back off. If water flows -

Then check that there is not a restriction in the water solenoid valve. If you know how to use a multimeter, check the water valve solenoid for continuity.

Plug the unit back in, and initiate a wash cycle, and watch for voltage applied to the water solenoid valve. If you get voltage, you should hear the valve open.
Power the unit off, connect the water line, and repower the unit. Check again if water does or doesnt flow.

Let me know what you find.

Jan 25, 2009 | Neff 24 in. S5456 Built-in Dishwasher

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No water supply


There are a few checks. Try the #1 first and then proceed to the next one til you get water. Here are a few checks:
  1. Turn off the supply and disconnect the supply line to the dishwasher, turn the water on to flush the line and to check for flow
  2. If you have water to to the supply line, your problem is the water solenoid. Replace the water solenoid.
  3. Turn off the supply, and disconnect the supply line at the shut off, turn the water on to check for flow.
  4. Shut the water off to the house, disassemblehe shut off, clean debris out of shut off. It may need to be flushed. I recommend using a hose to direct the flow into a 5 gallon bucket while someone cycles the water supply.
  5. Replacement of shut off is next.

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Aug 03, 2008 | Kenmore 15129 Built-in Dishwasher

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Dishes are not clean due to insufficient water. Arms are clean, strainer is clean, water supply is OK,some soap is still in opened dispenser


Disassembled solenoid, found plugged inline strainer (caused by water shut-down in building to replace recirc. pump) Pulled and flushed filter basket, problem solved. Solenoid must be removed to access filter which is in sol. body. I hope this can help anyone who does'nt have a tech manual or flow diagram.

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