Does a LG model LDF 6920st have anything way to heat to hot water
Customer lives in large house and their hot water heater is quite a distance from dishwasher. She and my little lady thinks it has something in it to assist in heating the water coming in. I being a retired IBM customer engineer and repairing everything from tvs to my cars and motercycles say I don't think so. Only the heating element for drying the dishes after they are washed. Am I right?
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Dishwashers do have a water heater element. In fact, it's the same heater that is used for hot dry, but you can switch it off for the drying cycle if you want. Dishwashers heat the water so it will be hot enough to properly clean the dishes. Sorry, you lose the bet.
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Its a tankless heater. It will heat water as long as it senses a large enough flow of water. Either the flow sensor is bad, or not sensitive enough, or you are using less water than it is set to work at. Try keeping a large flow running. Instead of a trickle, shut it off entirely.
In theory it sounds good, but I don't think it would function properly. Most folks install a low boy 20 or 25 gallon water heater near the master bath and use the home's cold water feed as the supply line. That way, the water for the master bath alone, will always remain hot.Of course this would involve some plumbing modifications.
Of course, the other less expensive solution, would be to insulate the hot water pipe(s) feeding the master bath, from the existing water heater. That way, there would be no heat loss in the pipe(s) so the water in the pipe would remain warm to hot all the time.
Either of the above solutions should heat things up for your customer.
It is probable a lime build up in the bottom of the water heater tank. You can remove the bottom heating element and clean the lime out, keep in mind this sometimes turns into quite a job though. And you may damage the heating element during removal and have to purchase a new element.
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Hi thanks for the question. before you start your dishwasher turn on the hot water tap at sinc let the water get hot . then start the dishwasher it will be hot enough for the rest of the cycle. thanks the appliance doc