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Water does not drain completely - Dishwashers

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Hi,

thank you for using Fixya .com

here are some sample pictures of Dishwasher machine.
Indicated in this Photo you will see the parts of specially the motor and pipes.
please check and clean the tube directing to the drain hose maybe something are only stuck.
if you seen the thing please take it off....

let me know if any changes happens.

  • Reversible
    These pumps switch between pumping water to the spray arms and pumping water to the drain by reversing the direction of the motor. Reversible pumps are usually vertically mounted. water does not drain completely - dishwasher-11.jpg
    -->Reversible pump

  • Direct-drive
    The motor runs in one direction, so the direction of flow is switched from spray arms to drain by a solenoid that opens and closes the appropriate valves or switches one hose connection to another. Non-reversible pumps are usually horizontally mounted. dishwasher-12.jpg
    -->Direct-drive pump
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    Hi and welcome to FixYa,

    If you could post back the exact model number, then a more detailed solution could be proposed. Most Gaggenau Dishwashers start with the letters DF followed by 6 numbers.

    Initially, try to check the drain area. Normally, access to the drain area would be through a kick panel. Check the filter, valve, sump/bowl, impeller, pump and drain hose (kinks). Doable though not that easy and very messy.

    Good luck and thank you for using FixYa.

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    Reset dishwasher
    Make sure dishwasher is empty of water.

    Turn off Dishwasher

    Turn back on and within first 3 seconds press black button 4 times

    Push door closed and let washer go through cycle

    Check the drain line is clean .

    Posted on Feb 21, 2009

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