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End light flashing

Dishwasher end light is flashing machine seems to work for a couple of seconds and then stops before filling with water. Have emptied out water, blown through waste pipe , tilted machine still no change. Can you help please?

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  • jnevins Jan 02, 2009

    Machine is a S5443X1GB Neff inbuilt dishwasher. There is water pressure, and the inlet filter is clear, it is not flooding as the water drains when the machine is switched on but then stops and end light flashes and nothing more happens. Have blown through waste pipe and tilted machine still nothing.

  • jnevins Jan 02, 2009

    Which filter do you mean?

  • jnevins Jan 02, 2009

    Which filter do you mean?

  • jnevins Jan 02, 2009

    Which filter do you mean?

  • jnevins Jan 02, 2009

    Did what you said but appears to be something to do with the programme so will get in a repairperson. Thank you

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It can be bad float switch
The float switch is a small electrical switch that's located right below the dishwasher "floor." Above the switch, on the inside of the dishwasher, is a plastic cylinder that floats up as water fills the dishwasher. If this switch is defective, or if the plastic float gets caught or trapped in the raised position, the water can't enter the dishwasher.
Good Luck

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You need to replace the filter of your dishwasher.

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  • ronny2051 Jan 02, 2009

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    first check --shut off the hot-water valve to the appliance. Locate the water intake valve, behind the dishwasher's bottom front panel; disassemble the valve to reveal the screen; clean debris from the screen; and reassemble. If the screen doesn't appear to be blocked, call a repairperson

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What is the exact model of your unit? Please check any leak and clog on the filters.

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