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Water remains in bottom of tub after cycle is complete.

I have a new built in Hotpoint dishwasher. After the cycle is complete and drying cycle is done, there is 2" of water remaining in the bottom of the tub. Every dishwasher I have had always pumps out the tub and is dry on the bottom. Please advise--all lines are hooked up properly--This is A Hotpoint built in-- Model # HDA 2100N10WW The control knob shows "Hot prewash option" Could this be the reason for the water present in the bottom of the tub ??

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Some water in the tub after the cycle is complete is normal. most dishwashers are time filled with a float switch as a safety device. the actual level depends on the fill time and the water pressure. what exactly is the d/w doing (or not doing) to make you think there is a problem?

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