Question about GE Nautilus 24" Built-in Dishwasher
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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The water doesn't drain from the machine If the water doesn't drain from your dishwasher, check these: Drain line/air gap A clog in the drain line or air gap (if there is one) is the usual reason that a dishwasher won't drain. Often the problem is at the point where the drain line attaches to the garbage disposer or household drain line. If you remove this line, you can clear any debris from the hose or hose connection. Be sure to reattach the hose before starting the dishwasher again. Pump Your dishwasher pump ejects the water. The pump is usually mounted directly to the motor, then attached to the bottom of the dishwasher. You can reach the pump from inside the dishwasher, but first you need to remove the lower rack, the spray arm, and the spray arm support. Look for an impeller--a round plastic fan blade-type of device that spins around. This is the wash impeller, which forces the water through the spray arm. Beneath the wash impeller is the drain impeller, which is similar in size and shape to the wash impeller. The drain impeller pushes the water toward the drain port. These components make up the pump. If any of the pump components are defective, you need to replace them. Drain valve and/or solenoid Many dishwashers use a drain valve with an electric solenoid. When electricity flows to the solenoid, the valve opens and diverts the water to the drain. Sometimes the solenoid, or the diverting lever, sticks and prevents the dishwasher from draining or filling properly. Try to free up the solenoid to lubricate the lever. Otherwise, you may have to replace the solenoid or pump assembly. With these systems, the motor always rotates in one direction. When it's energized, the drain valve diverts the water. Other dishwashers simply reverse the direction of the motor to drain the dishwasher. These units don't have a drain valve. Instead, there's a drain hose connected directly to the pump housing. Belt If the motor isn't turning or working, the unit won't drain. at all." If the motor hums but doesn't turn, it may need to be replaced.
Posted on Jun 27, 2010
This is more likely the hose connection at the drain pump or the pump housing is leaking. You will need to remove the toe kick, place unit into a drain cycle and inspect for a leak. Here is a couple links that should help.
Posted on Jul 15, 2010
Hi and welcome to FixYa, I am Kelly.
There is and internal float switch that controls power to the inlet water valve. If the float is sensing that the unit is full of water it will go through all portions of the cycle but.... will not have any water in it at all.
Take a look at this diagram and check items 302 through 308:
The float should move up and down around 1/2 inch. I believe your float is stuck in the UP position. This is usually caused by food particulate on the stem (Item 306). Clean it up and it should work. You can gently push the stem up and down from under the unit and you should hear the micro-switch click as you raise and lower the stem. No click = bad micro-switch / no power to the inlet water valve. You can briefly jumper across the micro-switch to see if you get water flow during fill cycle. Just be aware of the dangers of working on live circuits.
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Posted on Feb 16, 2011
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