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You need to take out the bottom drawer and remove the obstruction, see:
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How do I reset the f1 flood button . Dd603ss


Not sure if you have managed to fix the F1 problem with your dishdrawer. This is a common problem and occurs mainly due to water leaking into the base of the dishdrawer under the bottom drawer.
But if it is occuring only in one drawer then the power filter at the base of dishdrawer is faulty and needs replacement.

Otherwise make sure the mains power to dishdrawer is turned off. Pull out the bottom drawer and stack in some towels behind it if you can to remove the moisture sitting on the base. The flood switch is located there. Then take a hair dryer and run it down behind the drawer to dry things. Push drawer back and turn power back on. Now if you cannot reach the back of the drawer then you will have to pull the drawer out from its rail. Refer the installation manual for this. See link page 7.

You need to find the source of the lead, Fisher Paykel DishDrawer Installation Instructions ManualsOnline com

Jul 05, 2014 | Fisher and Paykel 24 in. DD603H W Built-in...

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Dishwasher error f1


The manual states that fault code F1 means that the flood switch has been activated. They recommend turning off the water and power to the unit and calling them. Their phone number is: 1.888.936.787

http://www.fisherpaykel.com/vault/pdfs//pdf_usecares/529543CDD605userguideUSCAw.pdf

Nov 26, 2013 | Fisher and Paykel DishDrawer DS605FDSM...

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Hey got a set of dishdraws and when ever we turn on it starts beeping and flashing F1


F1 Error is the Flood Switch. This Usualy mens there is a leak that has Triped the flote switch.

There are many things that could be leaking to cause this.

You should have a pro look at this machine.

Aug 11, 2010 | Fisher and Paykel DishDrawer DS605FDSM...

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F1 fault shows flood switch activated, how to


Hello there
This is how i did mine
saved about 300 dollars
First thing I did was pull the front panel off the drawer, batch%2010-23-04%200031.jpg
Fisher Paykel DD602 dishdrawer with the front panel removed.
With that front panel off, I pulled the wire harness connectors off the main control board (lower right-hand side) to inspect for gookus. None found--my quest continued.
The next step to remove the botton drawer from the unit so I could inspect the flood switch. In order to do this, I had to remove the wire harness cover on the underside of the drawer. This is what the underside of the dishdrawer looks like with the botton cover panel removed:
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Fisher Paykel DD602 dishdrawer, looking at the underside of one of the drawers with the wire cover plate removed.
With the bottom cover off, I could unclip the wire harness, fill hose, and drain hose. Then I unclipped the linkage at the back of the drawer and lifted the drawer off the slider arms. All this to expose the flood switch, shown on the left-hand side of the bottom panel in the picture below:.
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Fisher Paykel DD602 dishdrawer with the lower drawer removed. The flood switch in mounted on the base, left hand side.
After noting the positions of the wires on the flood switch and removing them, I unclipped the switch housing from the base panel. The switch housing contains one switch for each drawer. The switches are wired normally closed (NC) and each switch has three spade connections, so it's important to note where the wires went. With the switch housing out, I could ohm out both switches and both checked good. I inspected the contacts and noticed that one of them was oxidized, evidenced by discoloration.
and clean off the contacts. That'll restore the current flow for that circuit. ." So I cleaned the contacts and reassembled the dishdrawer. I ran the top drawer and...no F1 error code! I ran it several more times just to be sure.

May 15, 2010 | Dishwashers

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Our F & P dishdrawer keeps coming up with f1 and a picture of a spanner have tried turning the machine of at the switch for 24hr but is still doing it


Water has collected at the base of the dishwasher under the drawer.
This triggers a flood switch and causes the F1 error.

Turn the mains power off and extend the drawer out as much as possible. Take towels to dry the base from inside. Also use hair dryer ot dry out the flood switch mounted at the base.

Turn the power on and see if there is any difference. The cause of water collection could be many. Foam in detergent or kink in drain hose or drawer door gasket leaking etc.

May 11, 2010 | Fisher and Paykel DishDrawer DS605FDSM...

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DISHDRAWER IS SSHOWING FAULT CODE F1. WHAT ARE THE


F1 means the flood switch has been activated. here is a trouble shooting flow chart.
1. did a flood occure? yes. q-2 or no q-12
2. is the lid sealing on the tub correctly? yes Q-3 no=Answer
3. Is there a high water level in the tub. Yes-q4 no q-6
4. is the water valve leaking? yes=Answer no-Q 5
5. Is the dish drawer priming correctly? yes q-11 no q-6
6. Is the spray arm split. yes=answer, no q-7
7. is the spray arm running freely. yes q-8 no q=answer
8. is the water leaking from a split inlet or drain hose? yes = answer, no q9
9. is the water leaking around the heater plate or o rings. yes=answer, no q10
10. carroy out more testing to locate the source of the leak.
11. drain hose may have been blocked or partially blocked.
12. is there water or condensation around the chassis flood switch pcb.
13. if power fails to the bottom tub, it will cause the top tub to f1

Jan 04, 2010 | Fisher and Paykel 23 in. DD-603SS Built-in...

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My Fisher & Paykel dishdrawer dd603 is flashing f1


the flood switch at the base of the dishwasher has been activated. This means moisture has gone into the base (under the drawer).

Turn power off, and extend drawer to expose bottom back of the base. Use towels / hair dryer etc to dry it out.

Likely causes are - you used a wrong detergent (too much foam) or the hoses at the back are leaking or the actuator arm that supports the hoses when you pull or push the drawer is broken and the hose is kinked.

Hope you can fix it.

Dec 08, 2009 | Fisher and Paykel 23 in. DD-603SS Built-in...

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I have a fisher paykel dishdrawer dishwasher that i get a F1 error code then it shuts down i have dried up the bottom tray but it will only work for about 1 week and it does it again


Perhaps you need to find out the source of the problem. The F1 code is due to the flood switch at the base of the housing getting triggered by water collecting. You could have a cracked hose or broken actuator arm (this is piece of plastic at the back of the drawer that holds the wires and hoses) Moisture can get to the flood switch if foaming occurs due to incorrect detergent powder being used.

Good luck

Nov 10, 2009 | Fisher and Paykel 24 in. DD603H W Built-in...

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My f & p dishdrawer model DD603 has fault code F1:


Yes, you need to gain access to the inside bottom panel of the dishdrawer and drain/dry the water in the bottom panel. When all of the water is gone the polystyrene block will lower and turn off the flood system. You then need to find the reason the unit flooded and rectify it or the unit will just do the same thing again.

Mar 15, 2009 | Fisher and Paykel 23 in. DD-603 Built-in...

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Fisher-Paykel DD603 DishDrawer shows F1 fault code. The Flood Switch has been activated. I need instructions on how to re-set the flood switch. I have two drawers that are possitioned one above the...


Fisher-Paykel DD603 DishDrawer shows F1 fault code. The Flood Switch has been activated. I need instructions on how to re-set the flood switch. I have two drawers that are possitioned one above the other and the are both giving the error of the activated flood switch. Any advice or instruction is greatly appreciated.

Jul 22, 2008 | Dishwashers

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