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Low water pressure

The dish washer will go through the cycles, but the dishes do not get clean - detergent does not fully dissolve. After about 30 seconds enough pressure builds up for water to spurt out of the wand and then it collapses. Since I am getting some water then I assume the solenoid is working. Perhaps the valve is not opening all the way? The motor is running and the unit drains properly. Suggestions on the problem.

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  • sonincali Dec 31, 2007

    Thanks for the reply. The outlet holes are clean. I ran the beginning of the cycle again to check out the water issue. The water drains as the unit is filling and continues to do so, which is why I never get any water pressure. Drain valve isn't closing all the way? The basin is to fill up with a certain amount of water then uses that water, recycling it as the unit runs. Correct? If that is the case, then I've got to investigate why the drain valve doesn't close all the way. Is that usually a mechanical issue (valve itself) or an electronic issue? Thanks again for any help.

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Could br a impeller promblem on the wash motor
check the spray arms to see if the outlet holes are blocked

Posted on Dec 30, 2007

  • robert samples Dec 31, 2007

    ok remove the bottom kick panel and you will see a solenoid that needs to be replaced this is a hot point or ge right that will fix it they have a kit at the parts store then give me my four boxes lol ps the part im talking about shuts the drain so your correct in your thoughts

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