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Dishwasher seems to be clogged, wont drain

My frigidaire dishwasher wont drain. model # fdbb204ofc1

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I had the same problem and it was solve by checking the food disposal were the dish washer is usually attached for draining, if you resently replaced the disposal it could be that the drain hold was never openned. I hope this helps

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