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Dishwasher doesn't drain fully

Hello, I have a Kenmore Elite built in dishwasher; Model 665.15979992 , S/N FK10107927 , Stock # 15979 which won't drain completely. I checked for obstructions on the inside of the unit as well as the drain hose and both are clear.
Any ideas or tips would be helpful as well as an indication of the age of the unit so I may determine if its worth fixing or not.
Thanks for you help.

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Re: Dishwasher doesn't drain fully

Some model 665 DW have a check valve that is attached between the sump and drain hose that may have a blockage..... Remove the drain hose from the long plastic valve then carefully unscrew the check valve from the sump. Inspect for debris.

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