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Bosch Exxcel Auto Option/Detergent tablet does not dissolve?

My dishwasher is a year or so old and recently I've noticed when I open the door after the wash that the powerball tablet is lying on the floor of the machine at the front left and has not dissolved and obviously the dishes have just had a water wash. It does not happen everytime and I check the tablet is in securely and the door catches when I close the tablet compartment.

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Re: Bosch Exxcel Auto Option/Detergent tablet does not...

It seem that your DW drain it's water by syphon action. Check if the drain hose is properly installed as a U shape; otherwise the DW can drain itself at any time, leaving the soap undissolved .

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