Question about Miele 24 in. G656SCi Plus SS Built-in Dishwasher

1 Answer

Miele Dishwasher G664

Just moved house. Machine working fine before. Now it won't drain - pump out the water.

Thought it was kinked hoses but pulled it out so hoses not kinked and still no luck.
Hoses are very long but there seems no way to shorten the ends as they are specially designed to fit the machine and the plumbing outlet.
Any assistance appreciated.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 129 Answers

Make sure the drain line goes up as high as it can then strap under sink, then let it come down to disposal. This acts like a trap so water roll back into dishwasher.

Posted on Sep 18, 2009

2 Suggested Answers

  • 67 Answers

SOURCE: I have a Miele g664 and it goes through the cycle,

Take apart the filter etc inside and clean, check and drain holes for foreign objects.

Posted on Apr 17, 2010

BElectric
  • 1140 Answers

SOURCE: Wanting a User Manual for

Hi

The only place Miele list that model is Australia, so I hope this is relevant to you. You can download the user manual for the G664 free from here:

http://www.miele.com.au/au/domestic/service/aftersales_operatinginstructions.aspx

Enter your model number G664 in the "Product code" box, click search and you will have a choice of 2 downloads. Please check the version number of your model to ensure you get the correct manual.

Hope this helps. Please post back if you need further assistance and please rate this solution if you find it helpful. Thanks.

Posted on Oct 22, 2010

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Will not empty water


Hi.

If the machine does not drain you usually have drain blockage. Clean the drain well at the bottom of the tub. remove and clean filter and assembly parts. Make sure that the drain hose at the back of the dishwasher is not kinked.

Several Miele dishwasher uses a pressure switch to determine the water level. A defective pressure switch may prevent the machine from starting.
If this model uses a pressure switch, the switch will be located in the drain line. When a pressure switch is defective the machine should return an error code. Here a picture of the pressure switch:

12_15_2011_6_07_38_pm.jpg

If that does not fix the problem the pump located under the bottom panel must be tested.

Regards.

Ginko

Dec 15, 2011 | Miele 24 in. G2180Vi Built-in Dishwasher

1 Answer

Water will not drain out of bottom of machine.


Hi
Dishwasher not draining issue usually occurs due to kinked drain pipe, clogged drain filter or drain pump. Check the drain hose for any visible clogging, remove if present. If no visible lint is present then remove then turn off the dishwasher and remove the drain hose and check for any visible clogging. If still not visible then the drain filter or drain pump is clogged and you'll need to clean the drain filter and drain pump. Also, check for any food pieces stuck near the pump impeller.
Please note that dishwashers don't drain out the complete water such that heating element doesn't overheat. Hope this helps... Please post back for any further assistance.

Daniel

Mar 19, 2011 | Miele G880 Dishwasher

1 Answer

My Miele Platnum dishwasher is not working. It is flashing "intake/drain" When it begins instead of the normal hearing of water moving around you just hear a humming. My husband and father took out all the...


most common faults with dishwashers is a drain fault. Check for any kinked hoses and check the drain spigot under the sink where the drain hose connects into the u bend. Usually this is where food gets trapped due to the spigot not being drilled out large enough. This then causes a blockage. Also check the non return valve under the filter and make sure the drain pump can turn freely.
Hope this helps.

Jul 03, 2010 | Miele 23 in. Novotronic G841 Built-In...

2 Answers

Our Miele G984SC does not start and the drain/intake light has been on since we cannot start it


Is machine full of water? If yes, you probably have a drain problem. Check drain pump impellor is turning freely (instructions for this available from Miele website-go to Customer Support link, and download user guide for your model-it contains instructions for removing filers and accessing drain pump). If this is OK, check for kinks in drain hose, and check for blockage where drainhose connects to spigot on waste pipe (usually under your sink). If machine is draining OK and light still flashing, you may have problem with inlet valve/hose assembly-recommend calling service agent to repair.

Aug 07, 2009 | Miele Dishwashers

1 Answer

Hotpoint dishwasher not emptying


Possibly a kink in the pump out hose.  That was my problem, thought it was pump, and the kink was the first thing the repair man looked for and found.  Part available in any hardward 10' dishwasher hose.

Jan 01, 2009 | Dishwashers

1 Answer

Miele dishwasher g664 12 years old maybe?


Hi Lawrenceo,

I'm Harvey the Master Plumber.

You stated your problem as: the dishwasher won't drain.....can here a valve opening and gurgling but then no water exiting. Have cleaned everything and pushed water via tap back through water-exit hose.I to have a Miele G664 dishwasher and when turned on no water no fill. Just sits there with a moter running. Un able to get anyone to come and have a look at it as I live in Mount Victoria NSW.
It sounds like the pump has failed. The motor and the pump are two different parts. This is a common problem with older units. Frankly, after 12 years of use, at least you got your money's worth. At this age, to repair it is to throw good money after bad. It's time o replace it. You'll find there are much nicer models available now.

Feel free contact me again!
Please give me a rating here at fixya.com before you sign off
Thank you,
Harvey your Master Plumber

Sep 13, 2008 | Dishwashers

1 Answer

Miele dishwasher g664 12 years old maybe?


if the water drains into a bucket then the blockage will be in the drain spigot under the sink where the drain hose connects.hope this helps.

Mar 14, 2008 | Miele 24 in. G656SCi Plus SS Built-in...

2 Answers

The dishwasher will buzz about 20 minutes into the cyckle


is the buzz coming from the door? if so chech soap dispenser.If coming from underneath chech drain pump or wash motor.hope this helps but i dont know what brand or model you have,otherwise you can let me know.

Mar 14, 2008 | Dishwashers

9 Answers

Miele G841 Built in. Intake/Drain light on/flashing and the dishwasher just shuts down.


In the user manual there's a section on how to clean the non-return valve. It's the plastic piece under the wire below the triple filter. Why did you pull out the machine? Did you kink the drain hose? If you don't find a clogged valve, spin the impeller wheel several times. It's under the valve inside the bottom hole where the valve came out.
Now here's the important step- Reset the fault! Power off/on the unit. If the light blinks when you turn it on, Press and hold the start button 4 seconds with the door open. Find the combination of off/on buttons to press to reset the machine in the user manual.
(Note: If the machine runs continuously as soon as you pressed on the power button, then you have water under the unit in the safety pan. Call Miele for help.) Now select the normal wash cycle close the door and start it. The drain motor always runs first. This verifies to the brain how much water is inside the machine when it starts filling. The drain pump runs for half a minute. If you hear it running with no drain check the drain hose especially if it's connected to a disposal. Clean the disposal.. If it's not running at all the light will go on again before filling, call Miele. If the machine fill up with fresh water, the drain works. Watch and listen when the light comes on. Is it filling or did it start circulating? Open the door, are the baskets are dripping wet? Then it filled and circulated. If the light comes on several miutes later then call Miele.

Feb 04, 2008 | Miele 23 in. Novotronic G841 Built-In...

2 Answers

Dishwasher won't drain all the way


After cleaning the air gap thingy my machine works fine again. This thing sits on the left lower back side of the machine (left when you are standing in front of the machine). It is a transparent plastic box with 3 hoses attached (drain hose from pump, drain hose to the outside and water). Inside the box is a black plastic float. If debris gets caught in there the float gets stuck.
Solution is to remove the part by pulling the 2 drain hoses out (there is a small black clip holding them in) and unclamp and remove the water hose. Rinse and shake the housing until the float moves freely again and reassemble.

Jul 31, 2006 | Siemens 24 in. SL84A305UC Built-in...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Miele 24 in. G656SCi Plus SS Built-in Dishwasher Logo

190 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Miele Dishwashers Experts

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17129 Answers

icatci

Level 2 Expert

91 Answers

Michael Thomas
Michael Thomas

Level 3 Expert

3051 Answers

Are you a Miele Dishwasher Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...