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Water in bottom of dishwasher

Dishwasher will wash, but water will not run out

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Hi and welcome to FixYa,

Offhand, "water will not run out" indicates a fault at the drain system and therefore would require that the drain system be checked, cleaned and inspected for any faulty components. Normally, there would be a drain filter, a sump or sorts, a valve, an impeller and a pump that leads to the drain hose. Access to these components would be through removal of the bottom/kick panel. Further the presence of water at the bottom of the dishwasher indicates that the water is not being flushed/drained out but is leaking from any of the above. Another possibility is that the drain hose is kinked or blocked/clogged preventing water to flow out freely.

Unfortunately, this is a very messy job.

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Posted on Dec 15, 2008

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