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Maytag dishwasher wont fill with water

When i press the start button or leave it to run no water enters the system i have tried to put some water in the bottom of the dishwasher witch succesfully punps out but still nothing comes in . i live in an apt my neighbour was having there plumbing worked on the other day since then my dishwashers been playing up o you think they could be connected ?

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  • chris mac Oct 04, 2007

    i tried all of the above , i couldnt check the meter as i dont have one . im starting to belive its the valve it worked yesterday for a bit after i pulled the machine out but now its back to normal , i have cleaned out all the pipes . do you think i should pull the filter out of the valve to clean it if i can get to it?

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Hi Mingsten 1) check the water valve under the sink make sure it is open. 2) check if the water line is pinched or twisted 3) if you have a meter you can check if you get power to the dishwashers water valve ( it is under the dishwasher. behind the kick plate.) you will have to remove 2 or 4 screws to get to it. hook up your meter and close the door. wait for the pump out and check for 110-120 volts when the dishwasher should fill.. 3) if you have power at this time you will need a need dishwaher water valve.. 4) if you get no power then you may have other problems ( let me know and we can go deeper) I hope this helps let me know...

Posted on Sep 29, 2007

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    Franklin Ouchida Oct 07, 2007

    Hi
    you should check to see if the wires are connected to the dishwashers water valve under your dishwasher. one my be loose or not connected. if you have a filter you should check it. good luck and let me know

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