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Water level What should the correct and/or optimum water level be in the tub of this dishwasher for proper operation? There is water in the bottom of the dishwasher after the cycle completes. 1)checked the hose, it is not kinked 2) not hooked up to a waste disposal. What else could it be??

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  • Anonymous Nov 03, 2008

    I have the same situation with water in the dishwasher after the cycle completes. ..I think this is a problem as the other two dishwashers we have had at other homes have always been empty upon completion of the cycle.

  • jimkimsul Dec 26, 2008

    After the complete wash and drying cycle there is about 3 inches of water left in the dishwasher, what is wrong??

  • gbee1 Jan 07, 2009

    I just started having that problem with about 2-3 inches of water left in bottom and some actually overflows onto floor when door is opened after cycle complete. Any ideas what to check? Drain is clear.

  • sammunt Jan 21, 2009

    There is a lot of water at bottom of the Dishwasher and it's covering the top of the drain cover. Is this normal because we never notice before and we don't hear the water going down the drain any more.



  • Anonymous Feb 25, 2009

    At the end of the wash cycle, a lot of water remains in the bottom of the dishwasher and it leaks out through the door... This is an intermittant problem...

  • y678 Feb 25, 2009

    Exact same problem, 2-3 inches of water at the end of every cycle - I had a technician in to check the pump and it was fine, and the lines are unclogged.

  • Anonymous Mar 09, 2009

    Same issue water on the bottom of dishwasher

  • guesting May 19, 2009

    Dish washer occasionally over flows. Have checkd the filters and they appear to be clean. Is it the level switch or a water pressure problem or plugged filters or food cutter? Model is the Kitchenaid KUDG25. ~7 years old.

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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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Hope you have sort out your water level problem , if you still want an answer please email me at dickson@lau.com and I'll try to help you in anyway I can. God Bless have a nice day Dickson

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Make sure the water is turned on to the unit first--next, is there water entering the tub? Check the float switch--the round, plastic, "flying saucer" shaped object at the bottom of the tub. Gently lift up on it and carefully listen for a very soft "click" sound. That is the tiny switch underneath working. If something gets trapped under the float switch, the washer won't fill with water. Next, if water is indeed in the tub, did you hear the motor pump running? If it runs and then stops, there might be a problem with the control board--check to see if the drain pump works properly--cancel the cycle and listen for the drain pump turning on and draining out all the water. On almost all dishwashers, at the start of a cycle, the drain pump will turn on briefly to pump out any standing water left in the motor base(you can't see the water but it's there) so it doesn't get sprayed onto your dishes. Then, fresh, hot water enters the tub, when the water level reaches the proper level, the float switch rises, tells the computer enough water is present, then starts the main pump. If the water is not being drained out, try to listen for the drain motor humming. If it is running but not draining, it is probably jammed with food or other debris and must be cleared. If the water is turned on but no water is entering the tub, check the inlet water valve underneath the washer--the water line is connected directly to it. It is electrical and operates on 120v. You will need to carefully disconnect the connector from the valve, activate a cycle, and using a voltage meter, check to see if 120 volts is present. If it is there and no water is entering, most likely the valve is bad. If there is no voltage at the valve, either a wire is broken or the main board is defective.

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hi Mapletonmob.
this is all i could find out.

A dishwasher that will not fill with water can be frustrating and repairing it through a serviceman can be expensive. Even for someone who may not consider themselves handy, repairing a dishwasher is not a difficult process. Below we've provided you with a list of the most common parts that fix a dishwasher will not fill with water. Use this information to help troubleshoot which part is broken
The water inlet valve is used to fill the dishwasher with the proper amount of hot water and is controlled by the timer or electronic control. The valve will be located behind the lower access panel and will have two wires attached to it, an outlet hose to the tub and a hot water inlet from the household supply. If your dishwasher does not fill then you should first check the inlet supply to verify that you have enough water pressure and that you have power going to the valve during the fill portion of the cycle. If these conditions are met then the valve is defective and should be replaced. If you do not have power to the valve then you should look at the float switch, the timer or electronic control or the door switches as a possible problem. All of the electrical checks can be made with a multi-meter.
A malfunctioning float could cause the dishwasher to not fill with water. The float is located at the bottom of the dishwasher tub and acts as a safety device that prevents the dishwasher from over filling with water. The float rises with the water level in the dishwasher and when the proper level is reached, the float will trigger the float switch to turn off the water inlet valve. Check that there is no debris or foreign objects that might restrict the vertical movement of the float and that it engages the float switch located beneath the tub.
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The door switch is a simple on/off mechanism that prohibits the dishwasher from operating when the door is open. If the door switch or switches are malfunctioning the dishwasher will not fill with water. This door switch mechanism is typically located behind the door panel at the top of the door. To verify the operation of the switches you will need to separate the inner door from the outer door and then remove the wires from the switches and check for continuity with a multi-meter.
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2. is the lid sealing on the tub correctly? yes Q-3 no=Answer
3. Is there a high water level in the tub. Yes-q4 no q-6
4. is the water valve leaking? yes=Answer no-Q 5
5. Is the dish drawer priming correctly? yes q-11 no q-6
6. Is the spray arm split. yes=answer, no q-7
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