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Dishwasher running on a short cycle, not cleaning


The wash cycle is stopping after 10 mins and the dishes are (obviously) dirty as a result - The tablet is still in it's compartment but a little soggy.
We've tried all sorts of different cycles..

Any ideas? The troubleshooting in the manual didn't seem to cover this issue

This is a NEW dishwasher

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  • jason_gilber Apr 20, 2009

    Hi,



    It's a brand new FDL 570

    The knob is a smooth dial to choose the program rather than mechanical timer.



    We set programs such as daily or pre-wash or eco and instead of running for 1-3 hours it stops very quickly.



    I've got a horrible feeling we have scrapped a perfectly good dishwasher that was experieincing similar problems!







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It is hard to be specific without knowing the model number of your Hotpoint dishwasher and approximately how many years old it is...

If your dishwasher has a mechanical timer knob that you turn to get the dishwasher started, I would suspect that it is failing (not advancing after a certain point.)

Please report back with what you find, OK?

Posted on Apr 20, 2009

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