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Miele G575 Hi, My dishwasher (1991 Miele G575) does not fill with water. The soap container does not open either. I wonder if that is caused because there is no water coming in. Is there anything we could do ourselves before we call the repair man? Thanks

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This sounds like the overflow trip switch has been activated. Some time back I had this problem with a Miele G664. The service man undid 4 screws on the door and removed front panel and found water in the drip tray, He then checked the pipes, outlet pipe had a pice of plastic bread tag stuck in it , this was slowing down the time it took to empty the water and the next fill made it overflow and switch off the dishwasher. He cleaned out the chanel on the overflow that was full of dust and fluff checked the levels to make sure the dishwasher was sitting true. Closed it all up and ran the dishwasher. Perfect!

Bill $160. It did take him the best part of an hour and I live a long way out of town.

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GET A BUCKET AND SOME RAGS ... LOOK UNDER THE SINK TO FIND WHERE THE WASHER SUPPLY LINE IS ATTACHED ... YOU CAN CHECK THE WATER SUPPLY INLET WHERE THERE IS A STRAINER THAT CAN CLOG. MAKE SURE YOU TURN "OFF" THE VALVE BEFORE DOING ANYTHING. WHEN YOU HAVE THE LINE "OFF" CRACK-OPEN THE VALVE A BIT TO SEE IF YOU ARE GETTING WATER ...YOU MAY WANT TO FILL THAT BUCKET SEVERAL TIMES TO GET GOOD CLEAN WATER FLOWING. THEN CHECK THE WATER LINE WHERE IT CONNECTS TO THE WASHER THAT IS WHERE THE STRAINER USUALLY IS ... GOOD-LUCK

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