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Water is not draining

My dishwasher leaves water on the bottom of the dishwasher. We pulled it out and it works fine but everytime we put it back in place under the counter it doesn't drain correctly. We have followed the installation instructions

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Re: water is not draining

It sounds like your dishwasher does not have an air gap, and the water is draining back down the drain, back into the dishwasher. A quick fix for this is to:

Check the drain line under the kitchen sink. The drain line is supposed to run from the bottom of the cabinet, and run as high in the cabinet as you can get, (up to the bottom of the counter top) then connect the drain. This is called an air gap, and helps keep a little water in the drain line, which will prevent sewer gases from entering your dishwasher, and garbage disposal.

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Re: water is not draining

Your drain pump might be bad/disconnected. Check the underside of your machine for disconnected wires.

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