Question about Bosch Dishwashers
(2nd request - first did not get registered although auto ack received)
I have had the d.w. (Bosch SGS 4072GB) since 2002. The rinse-aid control is still set on the factory setting of 4 but the machine uses all the rinse aid every wash, even though the lid is shut. It didn't use to do this. Is there anything that can be done to remedy this please as it seems rather wasteful? Apart from that the machine works well. Thanks.
The cheapest and easiest option is to stop using rinseaid and use an allinone tablet instead.
Posted on Jun 14, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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Wash Cycle Options
Delay Start (model dependent):
This option allows you to delay the start time of your dishwasher up
to 19 hours.
The Sanitize feature is available only in the Heavy, Auto, Normal and Half Load cycles. Press the
"Sanitize Option" button to activate the Sanitation features during these cycles. The technical sanitation
measures may also improve the drying results. The sanitize LED or The "Water Pipe" symbol will light when sanitation
requirements are met.
Note: The dishwasher automatically defaults to Auto Wash when turned off and back on. If you used the sanitize option
in your last cycle, the dishwasher will default to Auto Wash with the Sanitize option selected when you turn it on.
To achieve proper drying, always use a liquid rinse aid, even if your detergent contains a rinse aid or
Note: The dishwasher indicates low rinse aid by turning on the Refill Rinse Aid indicator LED (for units without
a display) or The "Spray Looking" symbol (for units with a display).
If this light is on, you need to refill the rinse aid dispenser
I got the idea that the "squiggly arrow" has something to do with the sanitize feature also. If you post your model number "on the inside right hand side of your dishwasher door" I'll go get your manual and post the link here. Hope this helps so far! :)
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