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I have a Danby countertop dishwasher. Today the sprayer arm has stopped completely. The dishwasher does everything as usual including pumping water in and out but the sprayer will not work at all. If the sprayer arm is not motor operated then how do i fix it? Anybody have any ideas/ suggestions? Thanks. If the sprayer arm,

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Two things that you have to check with this dishwasher.
1) The float box occasionally has to be taken apart and cleaned, otherwise the dishwasher does not sense when it is full and it overflows and then throws the error code and it drains.
2) There is a plastic line that runs from the rack area on the stainless steel wall to the pump. Sometimes this gets plugged with food and the wand will not spray if this gets plugged.

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You may be able to find your answer at the link below:

http://www.retrevo.com/support/Danby-DDW1805W-Dishwashers-manual/id/886dj686/t/2/

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