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Dishwasher repair Bosch Dishwasher SMI69M15EU/01 error E20. When turning on the dishwasher you can see he activates the drain pump for a second Then the circulation pump en immediately after this I get a E20. Do's someone the meaning of the E20 Event?

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SOURCE: Access to Bosch dishwasher pump

To access the pump, first bail and sponge out any water in the machine's tub. Then tip the machine over on its front, using a heavy blanket or pad to protect the dishwasher's finish. Remove the back service panel. The pump is usually located along the bottom. Good luck!

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SOURCE: Bosch dishwasher is stuck on drain cycle

cause is water in the bottom tray which operates an anti-flood switch and all machine will do is drain.
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remove bottom panel and mop out water and it will work. if fault re-occurs, then you have a leak which you will have to identify

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SOURCE: How to change a drain pump in Bosch dishwasher?

Are you sure you need the pump? I have written a guide you should review before you go through the hassle of the pump. Read it thoroughly and follow the directions. If you replace the pump and it is not the problem, you'll be going through all of these steps anyway.
<a href="http://www.squidoo.com/Bosch_Dishwasher_Drainage_Problem_Fixes">It is here.</a>

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SOURCE: Zanussi ZSF 6161 Dishwasher with Error 30 Code

The light cover on the side is loose causing it to flood remove the side and tighten the light cover the tilt the dishwasher to get water out of the float tray. let the dishwasher dry out and you should be grand

Posted on Sep 06, 2009

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SOURCE: bosch shu9915uc dishwasher when turned

Hello,

Welcome to FixYa.

Based on your description "dishwasher when turned on sounds like drain pump is running but water will not enter dishwasher" , it sounds like the emergency overfill switch has been actuated. Here`s what to do and what to look for.

**Turn off the breaker/power at your homes service panel...safety first of course**

Remove the the bottom panel, referred to as a toe panel or kick-plate, essentially the lower service panel shown here...

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When you remove the outer toe panel, there will be another small panel which is non finished steel, I find removing that allows much easier access as well.


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This panel can be somewhat more difficult as it secures the plastic channeling for the wires but if you observe closely you`ll see it does "snap" out of place...carefully.


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Once the panel has been removed check for any obvious signs of water in the base ( the unit has a plastic overfill basin with a float which will actuate an emergency overfill cycle, hence the drain pump runs & runs )

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If you don`t see any water in this area, direct your attention to the left in this basin/bottom ( from the front to be sure ) and you should see a device which will resemble a "stir stick" you`d use for coffee etc. it will be a red in color stick.


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With the aid of a wooden spoon, long screwdriver, or if you can manage to reach by hand, lift it up and down gently and listen for a "click".

If there is no sign of water and you can here the "click" when lifting up and down the float actuater ( red stick ) then turn the machine back on and give it a try before reassembling the toe panel so you can observe for any possible leaks.

Let me know what you find. This is the most likely cause of the symptom you are describing so we can move forward if this doesn`t resolve the issue.

Thanks for choosing FixYa. Good luck.

Regards,

Macmarkus :)

Posted on Dec 30, 2010

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