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The machine starts OK, but then the programme no. 2 light flashes and the machine stops. This indicates that the filters need cleaning according to the trouble shooting guide. I have done this and there is no difference. Also sometimes the programme no. 1 flashes but not as often.
Any ideas as this has happened over a period of a week where it sometimes worked and sometimes did not.

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Dishwasher cleans dishes but doesnt seem to dry water from dishes

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After water is in dishwasher, as it begins to clean it makes a loud grinding sound and it deposits a fine substance on dishes especially glasses and cups

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