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Sgs43a Dishwasher After 4 years service I went to switch on the machine and it is completely DEAD- no lights - nothing. All obvious things like power & water supplt have been checked & are OK. Any ideas? Or is it destined for the scrapyard? It has been making groaning noises on initial fill, incidentally.

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Re: sgs43a Dishwasher

Most of the time with dead bosch dishwashers, i find that the wire nut has melted where the service cord is connected to the appliance. This connection is on the lower right side of the dishwasher. you get to it by removing the two screws from the toe kick, then removing the screw holding the cover on the metal junction box, if it has one. Make sure power is off, then check the two connections inside that box. Usually the black wire is melted and needs to be repaired and re-connected with a new wire nut. Good luck!

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