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Dishwashere not drying

DW had been working well washing and drying dishes.Now dishes are wet at completion of cycle.JetDry is full.Heater element working (melted wax in foil attached to element).I have noticed no steam coming out like it used to.Suspect vent assembly. How to test vent assembly?

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The vent is in the door and you need to remove the panel on the door. However, if you take the kick panel off the bottom, there should be a techincians guide attached to it and that shows all the tests etc that you can use to troubleshoot this.

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SOURCE: Dishes are not getting dry with my new dishwaser

sounds as though the element is bad, verify this with a Volt/ohm meter

Posted on Jun 29, 2010

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There are many probable causes of failure .

A dishwasher's water inlet valve is its most common part to fail. When your dishes are not being fully cleaned, quite often a faulty water inlet valve is to blame. Test your dishwasher's water inlet valve, and if it is no longer functioning as it should, you will have to replace it.

Water temperature is a key element in achieving clean dishes. A dishwasher's heating element is not designed to heat the water that enters it. Rather, the heating element is designed to maintain the heat of the water that enters the dishwasher. Its a good idea to run the hot water in your sink for a couple of minutes before you run the dishwasher. Just to make sure the water is nice and hot before it enters the dishwasher. If the water is unable to stay hot, it can adversely affect your dishwasher's cleaning ability.


There is a filter in your dishwasher. Its function is to keep large particles of food and foreign objects away from the pump. Many of the newly-manufactured dishwashers have self-cleaning filters, and routine cleaning isn't a concern. However, some other dishwashers need to have the filter removed and cleaned regularly. If the filter or grate is clogged or blocked with debris, it may interfere with the normal functioning of your dishwasher

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Posted on Oct 22, 2010

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It seems that the unit is not draining completely and dishwasher not draining issue usually occurs due to kinked drain pipe, clogged drain filter or drain pump. Please check that the drain pipe, pump or filter is not kinked, clogged or any foreign object is stuck there. Check the drain hose for any visible clogging, remove if present. If no visible clogging or lint is present then you'll have to remove the drain hose. If still not visible then the drain filters or drain pump is clogged and you'll need to clean the drain filter and drain pump. Please also note that dishwashers don't drain out the complete water such that heating element doesn't overheat. Hope this helps... Please post back for further assistance.


Daniel

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