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DIM1524W water box is not filling all the way

Water box fills but shuts off before it fills all the way. Keep getting the flashing FAULT sign.

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Follow this steps and fix it. God bless you

Make sure you get water to the dishwasher. Check to see if the water shut-off valve (located under the sink) is open. If you get water to the dishwasher, but there is still no water inside during the fill cycle, the problem might be with a faulty water valve (located at the bottom of the dishwasher, behind the kick panel, on either side), in which case replace the water valve
Read more: http://www.appliancepartspros.com/repair-help/dishwasher-repair-help.html#4#ixzz2a20kdgob
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Posted on Jul 25, 2013

Testimonial: "I do apologize, the water box I was refering to was for the Danby Designer Ice N Easy portable Ice maker Model DIM1524W. It turns the water off before the box get full enough to start making cubes."

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If the dishwasher's water flow doesn't automatically shut off, the float switch is faulty or the timer is stuck on "Fill" or the water inlet valve is stuck open. To test the float switch, you'll need an inexpensive volt-ohm meter (or multi-tester). 1) Unplug the dishwasher. 2) Reach into the cabinet and lift the dome-shaped plastic float switch. If it doesn't lift, remove the plastic top from the stem, scrub the stem clean, and then replace the dome. If it moves up and down freely, go on to step 3. 3) Note which wires are attached to the float switch's terminals and, using small pieces of tape, label them for later reference. 4) Set the volt-ohm meter's dial to Rx100 and touch the two probes to the terminals. When you lift the float, the tester's needle should show an infinity reading and, when you let the float drop, the needle should show 0. If it doesn't, the switch is broken and will need replacement. Unscrew it from the tub and replace it.

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Check the drain pump. First, manually initiate drain by pressing the second and fourth buttons on the keypad at the same time. If it pumps out, disregard the rest. If it doesn't at least hum, check for power at the motor.
Remove lower rack, lower spray arm, and screens in bottom, remove all water inside. Check for debris under pump cover in bottom of sump. The drain pump suction is through the hole on the left.
Behind the toe panel on the left is the drain motor, If no debris was found inside, the drain pump may have failed. Remove outer door panel (you may need to remove the two screws on the sides of the control panel.) Remove the metal panel across the top of the motor area , disconnect hose in front of pump, disconnect wires to pump, press tab at top of pump and rotate clockwise to remove pump. The impeller could be loose on the motor shaft, or the motor windings failed.

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I would check the hose/water filters. make sure that you have proper flow from the hoses

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SOURCE: Machine does not fill with water

Pull the unit out and tip it carefully to one side. (put some rag down first to mop up the water) then stand the unit back up.
Make sure you can see the back of the unit. put some tissue paper behind the plastic pipe that runs up the back centre of the machine. Turn the unit on and put into cycle. after a few minutes carefully remove the paper if its wet (even a little) the chances are the star shaped lock nut inside is loose or the pipe is damaged. A replacement is readily available and should cost less than a tenner to buy. just make sure you order a new seal as well and get a 20-25mm jubilee clip to replace the one installed. Failing that check the water pressure to the unit!

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SOURCE: Heller DWH16 slimline dishwasher not

I have a heller dwh16 dishwasher - it appears to be in perfect working order but does not heat up with hot water/steam as it used to.... I think is may be the heating element which has burnt out - any ideas? thanks

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