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Dishwasher still works but this code comes up now and again when starting. It says in manual to call a service technician. Why?

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  • Andrew Portbury Aug 02, 2013

    its a Blanco BDXP9. Fault code is 'd11' meaning pressure sensor fault. Why would I call a tech. if it is still working?

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It might sound simple but did you call for service ? They might inform you on that problem. They will tell you the consequences if you wait or ignore the error. Sorry for this not instant solution reply but I thought it is better you give a call before the dishwasher actually stop working although it might not. Good luck!

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