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I have a Chef Classic dishwasher - not washing properly

At the end of the cycle the detergent tablet is sitting not totally dissolved at the bottom of the dishwasher & the dishes are not properly cleaned.
Any suggestions of what I can do to fix it, or at least better determine what the problem is.
Seems to me the dispenser isn't opening early enough?
Look forward to any helpful suggestions.

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  • Anonymous Oct 26, 2008

    Hi ,

    Please help if you have the answer to fix this similar problem with Chef classic dishwasher. Thank you.

  • Colin Bell Dec 25, 2012

    Just had a similar problem with my brand New Hotpoint. My problem was caused by the water inlet pipe being pinched when I pushed machine into place. Pull machine out a bit, check pipe, then run a programme without pushing it back, see if that helps, if machine works, push machine back carefully and leave enough room for the pipe so it doesn't kink or pinch.



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The caddy for cutlery on this model is in front of the compartment where you put the tablets. What'll sometimes happen, is a spatula or wooden spoon or something in the caddy will hold the tablet compartment lid shut - it'll stop them coming out properly.
After a while the water movement will move the obstruction and the tablet will come out, but it'll only be dissolved for a bit of the wash and the dishes won't be cleaned properly.

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